Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 8/8/2013 - 6:30 PM
Category: SCHOOL DIVISION BUSINESS
Type: Info
Subject: College Work and Readiness Assessment (CWRA) 2013 Summary (8:00 to 8:30)
ACPS Division Objective :
Policy: IL/IM - Assessment/Testing/Program Evaluation
Enclosure: The College and Work Readiness Assessment (CWRA) is a an assessment that tests high school students on their 21st century skills of critical thinking, analytic reasoning, problem solving, and written communication, skills that are necessary in work and college environments in the 21st century. Tests are completed online in a proctor format and are suggested for freshmen and seniors in high school.

During the 2012-13 school year, all four of our high schools sampled 9th and 12th grade students to participate in the CWRA.

The school system report is attached. I will provide a briefing to the Board on our overall results and next steps.
File Attachment:
CWRA_1213 Report_Albemarle Public School District.pdf
Report to Board from September 2012.pdf
CWRA Technical FAQ.pdf
College Work Readiness Assessment Board Brief 08 08 13.pptm
Summary:
Funding:
Recommendation: Receive information as a program evaluation for and quality indicator for our overall strategic goal.
Approvals:
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Dr. Matt Haas - Superintendent
Signed By:
Dr. Billy Haun - Assistant Superintendent
Signed By:
Dr. Pamela Moran - Superintendent