The tool below can be used to explore racial and ethnic achievement gaps on the 2014-15 Smarter Balanced test in many Connecticut school districts.
The CT Mirror reports that a five-month trial starts today to ultimately determine whether the education being provided in Connecticut’s lowest-achieving school districts fulfills the state’s constitutional obligation.
At the bottom is a table showing the statewide rates at which students in each group met or exceeded the goal level.
|Race /Ethnicity||English proficient (%)||Math proficient (%)|
|American Indian or Alaska Native||44||25|
|Black or African American||30||14|
|Hispanic/Latino of any race||33||17|
|Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander||56||38|
|Two or More Races||57||40|