The ACT is America's most widely accepted college entrance exam and students in grade 11 at Freedom High School take the ACT and Writing to prepare for college readiness.The ACT assesses high school student's general educational development and their ability to complete college-level work. The ACT is comprised of 4 multiple-choice tests along with a writing component. The ACT assess students prgoress in English, Mathematics, Reading and Science and Writing. Completing the ACT and Writing allows students to better understand their stengths and plan for rigourous high school courses as well as identify a career which may align with their interests. Students in grade 9 and 10 currently participate in taking the ACT Aspire. This assessment is a summative assessment that measures what students have learned in the areas of: English, Reading, Math, Science, and Writing.
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Wisconsin Forward Exam
Students across Wisconsin participate in a spring assessment known as the Wisconsin Forward Exam. This state assesment includes English language arts and mathematics in grades 3 through 8, in science in grades 4 and 8, and in social studies in 4, 8, and 10.
School Performance Report/WSAS
The Wisconsin School Performance Report (SPR) was created in 1991 with the passage of State Statute 115.38. It serves as the state's annual public school report card, and represents the most comprehensive resource for data on school performance and student achievement.
The SPR is organized into two broad categories: Student Performance Indicators and Opportunity-to-Learn indicators.
Student Performance Indicators look at different measures of achievement while Opportunity-to-Learn Indicators offer insight into classes and experiences available to students.
The Wisconsin Student Assessment System (WSAS) is a statewide assessment program designed to provide information about what students know in core academic areas as defined by the Wisconsin Model Academic Standards. The Wisconsin Knowledge and Concepts Examination (WKCE) is one component of WSAS.
The WSAS also includes the Wisconsin Alternate Assessment for Student with Disabilities (WAA-SwD).
Statewide assessments are given to all students in grades 3-8 and 10.
The WKCE is a standardized test that includes questions customized specifically for Wisconsin and some commercially developed questions used in schools across the country. The WKCE measures achievement in reading and mathematics, using multiple-choice and short-answer questions. The WKCE for grades 4, 8, and 10 also measures achievement in language arts, science, social studies and writing.
Browse the link below to view our School Performance Report/WKCE scores:
Area School Comparisons 4th Grade Chart 1
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Area School Comparisons 8th Grade Chart 1
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Area School Comparisons 10th Grade Chart 1
Area School Comparisons 10 th Grade Chart 2