Olive Branch 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
Algebra 2.8 2.8 2.6
English 2.6 2.6 2.3

English Proficiency Distribution

English proficiency is determined by student results on the school's Subject Area Testing Program.

Total Students Tested 283
Minimal 10%
Basic 21%
Advanced or Proficient 69%

Algebra Proficiency Distribution

Algebra proficiency is determined by student results on the school's Subject Area Testing Program.

Total Students Tested 246
Minimal 5%
Basic 6%
Advanced or Proficient 89%

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 85.8
Risk-Adjusted Performance Index -3.2

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 74.7
Percentage of Non-Disadvantaged Students Who Are Proficient 80.9
Gap Between Disadvantaged and Non-Disadvantaged Students -6.2
Gap Between School and State Among Disadvantaged Students 19.2

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 12.8
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 22%
Participant Passing Rate 43%
Exams Per Test Taker 3.1
Exam Pass Rate 31%
Quality-Adjusted Participation Rate 10%
Quality-Adjusted Exams Per Test Passer 2.3

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Data are based on the 2011-2012 school year.

AP® and Advanced Placement® are registered trademarks of the College Board. Used with permission.

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

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