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Kittitas School District

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N Pierce St
Kittitas, WA 98934
Kittitas County
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PH: (509) 968-3014
FAX: (509) 968-4730

  • Grade n/a
  • 646 students
  • 5 schools

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 MSP Results

Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

Grade 3

Reading
 76% (2013)
 74% (2012)
 80% (2011)
 81% (2010)
The state average for Reading was 73% in 2013.

Math
 70% (2013)
 72% (2012)
 65% (2011)
 72% (2010)
The state average for Math was 65% in 2013.

Source: WA OSPI, 2012-2013

Grade 4

Reading
 57% (2013)
 61% (2012)
 77% (2011)
 62% (2010)
The state average for Reading was 73% in 2013.

Writing
 40% (2013)
 57% (2012)
 60% (2011)
 32% (2010)
The state average for Writing was 62% in 2013.

Math
 64% (2013)
 57% (2012)
 71% (2011)
 53% (2010)
The state average for Math was 63% in 2013.

Source: WA OSPI, 2012-2013

Grade 5

Reading
 66% (2013)
 80% (2012)
 56% (2011)
 79% (2010)
The state average for Reading was 73% in 2013.

Science
 51% (2013)
 67% (2012)
 33% (2011)
 29% (2010)
The state average for Science was 67% in 2013.

Math
 63% (2013)
 72% (2012)
 49% (2011)
 56% (2010)
The state average for Math was 63% in 2013.

Source: WA OSPI, 2012-2013

Grade 6

Reading
 70% (2013)
 48% (2012)
 63% (2011)
 39% (2010)
The state average for Reading was 72% in 2013.

Math
 59% (2013)
 68% (2012)
 57% (2011)
 39% (2010)
The state average for Math was 59% in 2013.

Source: WA OSPI, 2012-2013

Grade 7

Reading
 55% (2013)
 78% (2012)
 30% (2011)
 56% (2010)
The state average for Reading was 69% in 2013.

Writing
 67% (2013)
 74% (2012)
 66% (2011)
 80% (2010)
The state average for Writing was 71% in 2013.

Math
 67% (2013)
 71% (2012)
 56% (2011)
 66% (2010)
The state average for Math was 64% in 2013.

Source: WA OSPI, 2012-2013

Grade 8

Reading
 67% (2013)
 65% (2012)
 45% (2011)
 65% (2010)
The state average for Reading was 66% in 2013.

Science
 76% (2013)
 71% (2012)
 68% (2011)
 63% (2010)
The state average for Science was 65% in 2013.

Math
 61% (2013)
 36% (2012)
 62% (2011)
 73% (2010)
The state average for Math was 53% in 2013.

Source: WA OSPI, 2012-2013

About the tests

  • In 2011-2012 Washington used the Measurements of Student Progress (MSP) to test students in reading and math in grades 3 through 8, in writing in grades 4 and 7, and in science in grades 5 and 8.
  • The MSP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Washington.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Testing in Washington: An Overview

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 MSP Results by Subgroup

 
The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.

Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

Grade 3
ReadingThis District
All Students76%
Female83%
Male70%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic69%
American Indiann/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White80%
Low income73%
Not low income82%
Special education29%
Not special education91%

MathThis District
All Students70%
Female72%
Male67%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic39%
American Indiann/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White80%
Low income68%
Not low income73%
Special education36%
Not special education80%
Source: WA OSPI, 2012-2013

Grade 4
ReadingThis District
All Students57%
Female76%
Male41%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic43%
American Indiann/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White62%
Low income45%
Not low income74%
Not special education66%

WritingThis District
All Students40%
Female58%
Male24%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic29%
American Indiann/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White45%
Low income37%
Not low income43%
Not special education46%

MathThis District
All Students64%
Female71%
Male59%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic64%
American Indiann/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White66%
Low income57%
Not low income74%
Not special education74%
Source: WA OSPI, 2012-2013

Grade 5
ReadingThis District
All Students66%
Female63%
Male68%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic60%
American Indiann/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White65%
Low income62%
Not low income72%
Special education13%
Not special education81%

ScienceThis District
All Students51%
Female43%
Male57%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic13%
American Indiann/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White63%
Low income33%
Not low income75%
Special education20%
Not special education60%

MathThis District
All Students63%
Female60%
Male65%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic53%
American Indiann/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White65%
Low income59%
Not low income68%
Special education13%
Not special education77%
Source: WA OSPI, 2012-2013

Grade 6
ReadingThis District
All Students70%
Female80%
Male62%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic70%
American Indiann/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White68%
Low income65%
Not low income73%
Not special education76%

MathThis District
All Students59%
Female65%
Male54%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic60%
American Indiann/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White59%
Low income60%
Not low income58%
Not special education66%
Source: WA OSPI, 2012-2013

Grade 7
ReadingThis District
All Students55%
Female60%
Male47%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic50%
American Indiann/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White60%
Low income55%
Not low income56%
Not special education63%

WritingThis District
All Students67%
Female77%
Male53%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic67%
American Indiann/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White66%
Low income59%
Not low income74%
Not special education66%

MathThis District
All Students67%
Female63%
Male74%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic58%
American Indiann/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White72%
Low income59%
Not low income74%
Not special education76%
Source: WA OSPI, 2012-2013

Grade 8
ReadingThis District
All Students67%
Female61%
Male71%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
American Indiann/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White75%
Low income46%
Not low income83%
Not special education75%

ScienceThis District
All Students76%
Female65%
Male84%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
American Indiann/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White79%
Low income63%
Not low income87%
Not special education79%

MathThis District
All Students61%
Female48%
Male71%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
American Indiann/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White67%
Low income50%
Not low income70%
Not special education69%
Source: WA OSPI, 2012-2013

About the tests

  • In 2011-2012 Washington used the Measurements of Student Progress (MSP) to test students in reading and math in grades 3 through 8, in writing in grades 4 and 7, and in science in grades 5 and 8.
  • The MSP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Washington.
  • The different student groups are identified by the Washington Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group in a school, the state doesn't report data for that group.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Testing in Washington: An Overview

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 HSPE Results

Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

Grade 10

Reading
 92% (2013)
 87% (2012)
 89% (2011)
 81% (2010)
The state average for Reading was 84% in 2013.

Science
 37% (2011)
 54% (2010)
The state average for Science was 50% in 2011.

Writing
 95% (2013)
 94% (2012)
 90% (2011)
 87% (2010)
The state average for Writing was 85% in 2013.

Math
 54% (2010)
The state average for Math was 42% in 2010.

Source: WA OSPI, 2012-2013

About the tests

  • In 2011-2012 Washington used the High School Proficiency Exam (HSPE) to test students in reading and writing in grade 10. Math skills are tested by the End-of-Course (EOC) exams.
  • The HSPE is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Washington.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Testing in Washington: An Overview

See Washington's state standards

Compare all elementary, middle and high schools in this district

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 HSPE Results by Subgroup

 
The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.

Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

Grade 10
ReadingThis District
All Students92%
Female100%
Male83%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
American Indiann/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White96%
Low income87%
Not low income96%
Not special education97%

WritingThis District
All Students95%
Female100%
Male89%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
American Indiann/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White96%
Low income93%
Not low income96%
Not special education100%
Source: WA OSPI, 2012-2013

About the tests

  • In 2011-2012 Washington used the High School Proficiency Exam (HSPE) to test students in reading and writing in grade 10. Math skills are tested by the End-of-Course (EOC) exams.
  • The HSPE is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Washington.
  • The different student groups are identified by the Washington Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group in a school, the state doesn't report data for that group.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Testing in Washington: An Overview

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 EOC Results

Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

Grade 9

Integrated Math 2
Data not available for this district (2013)
Data not available for this district (2012)
Data not available for this district (2011)
The state average for Integrated Math 2 was 96% in 2013.

Biology I
Data not available for this district (2013)
Data not available for this district (2012)
The state average for Biology I was 82% in 2013.

Algebra I
 56% (2013)
 65% (2012)
Data not available for this district (2011)
The state average for Algebra I was 54% in 2013.

Integrated Math 1
Data not available for this district (2013)
Data not available for this district (2012)
 85% (2011)
The state average for Integrated Math 1 was 53% in 2013.

Geometry
Data not available for this district (2013)
Data not available for this district (2012)
Data not available for this district (2011)
The state average for Geometry was 93% in 2013.

Source: WA OSPI, 2012-2013

Grade 10

Integrated Math 2
Data not available for this district (2013)
 91% (2012)
 74% (2011)
The state average for Integrated Math 2 was 61% in 2013.

Biology I
 71% (2013)
 70% (2012)
The state average for Biology I was 66% in 2013.

Algebra I
Data not available for this district (2013)
Data not available for this district (2012)
Data not available for this district (2011)
The state average for Algebra I was 22% in 2013.

Integrated Math 1
Data not available for this district (2013)
Data not available for this district (2012)
Data not available for this district (2011)
The state average for Integrated Math 1 was 28% in 2013.

Geometry
 97% (2013)
Data not available for this district (2012)
Data not available for this district (2011)
The state average for Geometry was 72% in 2013.

Source: WA OSPI, 2012-2013

About the tests

  • In 2011-2012 Washington used End-of-Course (EOC) examinations to assess students in algebra I, geometry, integrated math I, integrated math II, and biology.
  • The EOC tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Washington.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Testing in Washington: An Overview

See Washington's state standards

Compare all elementary, middle and high schools in this district

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 EOC Results by Subgroup

 
The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.

Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

Grade 9
Integrated Math 2This District
Subgroup results not available

Biology IThis District
Subgroup results not available

Algebra IThis District
All Students56%
Female55%
Male58%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
American Indiann/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White59%
Low income53%
Not low income59%
Not special education58%

Integrated Math 1This District
Subgroup results not available

GeometryThis District
Subgroup results not available
Source: WA OSPI, 2012-2013

Grade 10
Integrated Math 2This District
Subgroup results not available

Biology IThis District
All Students71%
Female65%
Male78%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
American Indiann/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White80%
Low income50%
Not low income84%
Not special education78%

Algebra IThis District
Subgroup results not available

Integrated Math 1This District
Subgroup results not available

GeometryThis District
All Students97%
Female94%
Male100%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
American Indiann/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White96%
Low income92%
Not low income100%
Not special education97%
Source: WA OSPI, 2012-2013

About the tests

  • In 2011-2012 Washington used End-of-Course (EOC) examinations to assess students in algebra I, geometry, integrated math I, integrated math II, and biology.
  • The EOC tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Washington.
  • The different student groups are identified by the Washington Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group in a school, the state doesn't report data for that group.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Testing in Washington: An Overview

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 Teachers

 
Teacher Experience
Information about this data
Source: 1WA OSPI, 2009-2010
 This DistrictState Average
Average years educational experience11112
Teacher Education Levels
Information about this data
Source: 1WA OSPI, 2009-2010
 This DistrictState Average
Master's degree or higher173%66%
Student-Teacher Ratio
Information about this data
Source: 1WA OSPI, 2009-2010
 This DistrictState Average
Students per classroom teacher12017

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 Students

 
Student Ethnicity
Information about this data
Source: WA OSPI, 2009-2010
EthnicityThis DistrictState Average
White80%64%
Hispanic16%16%
American Indian/Alaskan Native1%3%
Black<1%6%
Asian/Pacific Islander<1%9%
Unspecified1%n/a
Student Subgroups
Information about this data
Source: 1WA OSPI, 2009-2010
 This DistrictState Average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program141%42%
Special education113%13%
Transitional bilingual15%8%

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 Spending Per Pupil

 

Finance data was not reported for this district.

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