Sussex Central Senior 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 2.7 2.8 2.5
English 3.0 3.1 2.8

English Proficiency Distribution

English proficiency is determined by student results on the school's Delaware Comprehensive Assessment System test.

Total Students Tested 327
Well Below the Standard 9%
Below the Standard 20%
Meets the Standard 30%
Distinguished or Exceeds the Standard 41%

Math Proficiency Distribution

Math proficiency is determined by student results on the school's Delaware Comprehensive Assessment System test.

Total Students Tested 325
Well Below the Standard 13%
Below the Standard 21%
Meets the Standard 49%
Distinguished or Exceeds the Standard 17%

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 90.2
Risk-Adjusted Performance Index 16.2

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 57.3
Percentage of Non-Disadvantaged Students Who Are Proficient 70.1
Gap Between Disadvantaged and Non-Disadvantaged Students -12.8
Gap Between School and State Among Disadvantaged Students 11.1

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 17.0
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 34%
Participant Passing Rate 33%
Exams Per Test Taker 3.3
Exam Pass Rate 21%
Quality-Adjusted Participation Rate 11%
Quality-Adjusted Exams Per Test Taker 2.0

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Data is based on the 2010-2011 school year.

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

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