Thursday, June 14, 2018
Pasco Schools Pleased With State Exam Results
Land O’ Lakes, FL – (June 14, 2018) – Pasco County Schools state assessment results equaled or exceeded the state’s on all end-of course exams; in all but two grade levels on the Florida Standards Assessment (FSA) English language arts (ELA); and in two grade levels on the FSA math and Next Generation Sunshine State Standards science exams.
The percentage of students scoring Level 3 to 5 (considered on grade level) exceeded or matched the state on the grades 3, 5, 7, 8, 9, and 10 ELA; grades 6 and 8 math; grades 5 and 8 science; and the algebra 1, biology, civics, geometry, and U.S. history end-of-course exams.
Pasco scores exceeded or matched contiguous districts (Hernando, Hillsborough, Pinellas, and Polk counties) as follows:
ELA – 4th, 5th, 8th, 9th, 10th
Math – 6th, 8th
Science – 8th
Algebra 1 EOC
U.S. History EOC
“Overall, our students made us proud,” said Superintendent Kurt Browning. “Can we do better? Yes we can, and I expect to see continuous improvement every year, in every school, and at every grade level,” he added.