March 2002 Grade Eight Proficiency Assessment (GEPA)
How To Interpret
The following is an
explanation of how to interpret the categories of students presented in
the following report. Please apply these rules as you read and interpret
For each content
Education" excludes students coded as special education OR limited
English proficient on their answer folder (excludes students coded Void).
Education" includes students coded as SE on their answer folder
(excludes students coded Void).
English Proficient" includes students coded as LEP on their answer
folder (excludes students coded Void).
includes all students tested who were not coded Void.
"Enrollment" numbers include every student enrolled who
returned an answer folder for the 2002 GEPA administration regardless
of whether they took the test or not.
"No. Tested" column excludes students' answer folders
coded Void. If the number of students tested for a particular group was
less than or equal to 10, no summary data are reported. Additionally,
when there is only one student in any group and no other suppression(s),
summary data for total students are not reported.