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STAAR Data Files Show Values of 0, 1, or 2 For Progress. Are these Point Values Used to Calculate School Progress, Part A: Academic Growth?

STAAR Data Files Show Values of 0, 1, or 2 For Progress. Are these Point Values Used to Calculate School Progress, Part A: Academic Growth?

In the STAAR data files a zero indicates limited progress, a one indicates expected progress, and a two indicates accelerated progress. For academic growth, one point is awarded for expected or accelerated growth. For additional information, including on when a half a point is awarded, see the matrices in chapter three of the 2019 accountability manual.

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