• Hillside Avenue and Orange Avenue Schools

    Language Arts: Reading and Writing, Advanced

    Grade 8 Placement

    Student:

    Criteria

    Rating

    Points

    Assessment

    1 point if student earns eighteen or above on a twenty point rubric on the assessment  (cold analytical reading of paired texts and essay response)

       

    Class Average

    1 point for a class average of 95% or above

       

    Seventh Grade Teacher Recommendation

    2 points if recommended without reservation

    1 point if recommended with reservation

       

    The Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers

    2 points if student earns 5 on the sixth grade Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) Assessment

    1 point if student earns 4 on the sixth grade Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) Assessment

       

    Total Points

    4 points are needed to be recommended for Language Arts Advanced, grade 8

     

    Final Recommendation:

     

    Language Arts 8 Advanced                                     Language Arts 8