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					      Connecticut Mastery Test
               (CMT)
               New Haven Public Schools
                    2008 Results

        Dr. Reginald Mayo, Superintendent of Schools
Dr. Brian Perkins, Chairman, New Haven Board of Education
     2008 READING Results
  Percent Proficient and Above
Grade   3    4    5    6    7    8


2007    39   35   44   49   47   47


2008    37   42   43   52   56   51


%       -2   7    -1   3    8    4
gains
      2008 MATH Results
  Percent Proficient and Above
Grade   3    4    5    6    7    8


2007    64   58   64   62   59   55


2008    64   68   62   68   63   62


%       0    10   -2   6    4    7
gains
     2008 WRITING Results
  Percent Proficient and Above
Grade   3    4    5    6    7    8


2007    62   58   67   66   61   60


2008    65   68   61   64   55   58


%       3    10   -6   -2   -6   -2
gains
     2008 SCIENCE Results
  Percent Proficient and Above




Grade                   5                8
2008                   54               45


 Note: This is the first year science is tested.
 Tests given in grades 5 and 8 only.
Citywide Improvements in Reading
 55                                            56
                              52                           51
                         49
                                          47          47
 45
              42

 35      35


 25
      Grade 4         Grade 6        Grade 7        Grade 8

              % Prof in Reading    2007    2008
 • New Literacy Curriculum
 • New Core Literacy Program in K – 3 in all schools
 • On- site Literacy Coaches in all schools
    Citywide Improvements in Math
      70
                  68             68
      65
                            62                      63          62
      60
             58                                59
      55                                                   55

      50

      45
           Grade 4       Grade 6             Grade 7     Grade 8

                   % Prof in Math     2007     2008
• New Math Curriculum in Grade 4
• Pearson Achievement in Grades 7 and 8
• Increased number of math certified teachers in grade 6
      Citywide Improvements in
               Writing
 68                                                 68
 67
 66
 65                   65
 64
 63
 62            62                            62
 61
 60
 59
            Grade 3                       Grade 4

               % Prof in Writing   2007   2008

• New K – 3 Literacy Curriculum
• Writer’s Workshop in K – 3
• District Prompts in Grades 3 - 8
         District Initiatives:
     Antecedents to Excellence
Implementation of Core Literacy Program – K – 3
Trained Literacy and Math coaches in all schools
Piloted Early Literacy Intervention in selected schools
Administered District-Wide Common Formative
Assessments
Monitoring grade-level data teams
New curriculum in mathematics and literacy
Standards-based pilots in math and science
Significant tasks aligned with CMT
Aligning assessment with CMT and instruction
Adherence to Cambridge recommendations
          Star Performers: King-Robinson
   Proficient or above 2007                2008         Change

   G3 Reading                      24          35         11
   G4 Reading                      28          42         14
   G7 Reading                      47          65         18
   G8 Reading                      42          68         26
   G3 Math                         60          72         12
   G4 Math                         45          64         19
   G8 Math                         42          77         35
• Highest gains in the district
• Gains in 10 out of 12 reading and math scores
• Above district average in 5 reading and math scores
       Star Performers: Edgewood
   Proficient or above 2007          2008     Change

   G5 Reading                 66        78      12
   G8 Reading                 69        80      11
   G3 Math                    87        94      7
   G4 Math                    82        91      9
   G5 Math                    86        90      4
   G6 Math                    82        90      8

• 2 Double-digit gains in reading
• 90% or above proficient in 4 grades using
  standards-based math program
  Star Performers: Fair Haven
   Proficient or     2007     2008    change
      above
G5 Reading             15       28         13
G8 Reading             23       44         21
G5 Math                38       53         15
G8 Math                35       56         21
• 4 large double-digit gains
• Gains in 10 out of 12 reading and math
  scores
     Star Performers: Brennan
Proficient or above 2007     2008   Change

G4 Reading           14      25     11
G7 Reading           21      50     29
G4 Math              41      59     19
G6 Math              48      74     26
G7 Math              26      48     22

• 5 double-digit gains
• Exceeded district average in G7
  reading and G6 math
       Star Performers: Wexler-Grant
  Proficient or above 2007         2008      Change

  G3 Reading                29        58         29
  G7 Reading                44        63         19
  G3 Math                   58        79         21
  G4 Math                   37        64         27
  G6 Math                   65        83         18
  G7 Math                   40        70         30

• 6 Double-digit gains in reading and math
• Long user of standards-based math curriculum
       Star Performers: Davis
Proficient or above 2007       2008   Change

G4 Reading            52       66     14
G5 Reading            52       64     12
G3 Math               68       85     17
G4 Math               67       79     12
G5 Math               58       80     22

• 5 double-digit gains
• Exceeded district average in all
  grades in reading and math
                     Notables
• City-wide gains in 8 out of   • 4 Double-digit gains at
  12 test scores in reading       Sheriden Academy – 15% in
                                  Grade 5 Reading and 12% in
  and math                        Grade 7 Reading, 18% in
• Clinton Avenue – double         Grade 5 Math and 20% in
  digit gains in 5 out of 8       Grade 7 Math
  areas in Reading and Math –   • 3 double-digit gains and
                                  exceeding the city average
  14% in Grade 3 and 4            in all reading and math tests
  Reading, 20% in Grade 6         at Vincent Mauro
  Reading, 16% in Grade 4       • John Martinez had 4 double
  Math, 12% in Grade 6 Mat        digit gains in Reading and
                                  Math
• Hill Central - double-digit   • Beecher had double digit
  gains in 5th grade              gains in 3 areas in Reading
  reading(25%) and 7th grade      and Math
  reading (11%), 8th grade
  math (16%)

				
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