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Student Projections

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This chart shows how math scores from grades 2-6 are used to predict a student's probability for passing Tennessee's Algebra 1 test, which is required for graduation. According to the chart, this child appears unlikely to pass without additional help.

Subject: Gateway (Algebra 1)

TerraNova™ (Algebra 1)  

Gateway

 1998 (2)   1999 (3) 2000 (4)   2002 (6) 2002 (6) projection
(prob.pass) 
 Score 572  545  616  599  630
 Percentile  57  6  36  13  18

 14 (21.5%)

SOURCE: SAS inSchool, 2002

Vol. 22, Issue 12, Page 14

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