Standard 5: Using Results for Continuous Improvement
The school implements a comprehensive assessment system that generates a range of data about student learning and school effectiveness and uses the results to guide continuous improvement.
The school establishes and maintains a clearly defined and comprehensive student assessment system.
Professional and support staff continuously collect, analyze and apply learning from a range of data sources, including comparison and trend data about student learning, instruction, program evaluation, and organizational conditions.
Professional and support staff are trained in the evaluation, interpretation, and use of data.
The school engages in a continuous process to determine verifiable improvement in student learning, including readiness and success at the next level.
Leadership monitors and communicates comprehensive information about student learning, conditions that support student learning, and the achievement of school improvement goals to stakeholders.