Lakewood High School Test Scores

Test Scores

Subject Proficiency Testing

Student exit exams receive grades among multiple proficiency levels established by the state. These figures display how the school as a whole performed in different subjects.

Discipline School District State
Math 2.4 2.1 1.9
Reading 2.7 2.6 2.6

Reading Proficiency Distribution

Reading proficiency is determined by student results on the school's Transitional Colorado Assessment Program test.

Total Students Tested 513
Unsatisfactory 9%
Partially Proficient 17%
Proficient 60%
Advanced 12%

Math Proficiency Distribution

Math proficiency is determined by student results on the school's Transitional Colorado Assessment Program test.

Total Students Tested 512
Unsatisfactory 21%
Partially Proficient 27%
Proficient 39%
Advanced 11%

Overall Student Performance

This measures overall student performance on state exams. The calculations by U.S. News were the first of two steps in determining which schools received at least a bronze medal.

State Test Performance Index 79.8
Risk-Adjusted Performance Index 10.5

Disadvantaged Student Performance

This measures the proficiency on state exams among typically underperforming subgroups. The calculations by U.S. News were the second of two steps in determining which schools received at least a bronze medal.

Percentage of Disadvantaged Students Who Are Proficient 36.8
Percentage of Non-Disadvantaged Students Who Are Proficient 71.4
Gap Between Disadvantaged and Non-Disadvantaged Students -34.5
Gap Between School and State Among Disadvantaged Students 3.7

College-Ready Student Performance

High school students take AP® and IB exams to earn college credit and demonstrate success at college-level course work. U.S. News calculated a College Readiness Index based on exam participation rates and percentages of students passing at least one exam. The Index determined which types of medals (gold, silver or bronze) were awarded to top-performing schools.

College Readiness Index 45.2
Exam Used for Index AP®

Advanced Placement® (AP®) Student Performance

Many U.S. higher educational institutions grant credits or advanced placement based on student performance on AP® exams. This shows this school's student participation and performance on these exams if data were available. (N/A means no students participated.)

Participation Rate 55%
Participant Passing Rate 77%
Exams Per Test Taker 2.7
Exam Pass Rate 71%
Quality-Adjusted Participation Rate 42%
Quality-Adjusted Exams Per Test Passer 2.5

International Baccalaureate (IB) Student Performance

Students can receive college credit for successful completion of IB certificate exams. This information displays how the school's students participated and performed on IB exams if data were available. (N/A means no students participated.)

Participation Rate 23%
Participant Passing Rate 100%
Exams Per Test Taker 5.9
Exam Pass Rate 95%
Quality-Adjusted Participation Rate 23%
Quality-Adjusted Exams Per Test Passer 5.6
IB Diploma Per Test Taker 86.6%
IB Diploma Per Grade 12 Enrollment 20.2%

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Data are based on the 2011-2012 school year.

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

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