TESTING RESULTS & NEW STATE ASSESSMENT SYSTEM

The 2012 Testing Report was presented to the BOE on Sept 24. The results of the 2012 administration of the Connecticut Mastery Test (CMT) indicate that Ridgefield’s students continue to perform well above the Connecticut averages on state tests.   Relative to last year’s student performance, the district saw consistent improvements on the Connecticut Academic Performance Test (CAPT). Click HERE to link to the 2012 Testing Report.

NEW State Assessment System-  A new accountability system begins in the 2012-13 school year as a result of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA)/NCLB.  School performance and progress will be assessed using different indicators.  Click HERE to link to our District Information Page to access the State Dept link and view the 2012 RPS Profiles and  Performance Targets.

The State Dept link allows you to access all documents pertaining to the Education Act and to listen to a narrated presentation that explains the new measurement and accountability system.