Number of Students Meeting or Exceeding State Standard on Washington Assessment of Student Learning Increases

East Valley Intermediate School, Yakima, Washington (WA)


DETAILS: School Profile: 587 students in grades 4-6; Demographics: Rural, Title I, Free/reduced lunch: 43%, Mobility: 31%; Race/Ethnicity: Hispanic or Latino: 21%, Asian or Pacific Islander: 1%, American Indian or Alaska Native: 1%, White: 76%.

RESULTS: The number of 4th graders meeting the state standard on the Washingtom Assessment of Student Learning (WASL) increased by nearly 10% after 1 year of Accelerated Reader with best practices implementation.

REPORTING EDUCATORS: Tom Wyman, principal; Mary E. Stevens, assistant principal/Title I coordinator.

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