At GUSD, students are given baseline, midyear and end-of-year diagnostic tests through i-Ready.
The goal at GUSD is for students to be proficient in reading by the end of third grade, and proficient in math at the end of sixth grade, as measured by i-Ready and CAASP.
At GUSD, students who committed to this time made more progress than those who did not in 2014-15.
And i-Ready has proved very popular with GUSD parents as well.
said the GUSD
was laying the foundation for an Internet-based learning environment.
This year, the GUSD
is expecting up to $12 million in ongoing new revenue under Gov.
has 3,904 English-language learners who speak primarily Armenian, making up about half of its total English-learner population.
But six GUSD schools - Cerritos, Columbus, Franklin and Marshall elementary schools and Roosevelt and Toll middle schools - improved their ranking by one, as did two BUSD schools - Washington and McKinley elementary schools.
Nearly 15 percent of BUSD's students are learning English as a second language, compared to about 30 percent for GUSD.
Twenty-four of the 28 GUSD schools ranked on the 1-10 scale achieved a ranking of 6 or better, which puts them above the state median.
officials put more stock in their own projections than the ones done with the State Allocation Board software.
If the loan is approved, the GUSD
plans to start construction of the artificial field turf and synthetic tracks at Glendale and Crescenta Valley highs within weeks.