Future Ready PA Index Is Now Available

Dear Families,

We wanted to make you aware the Future Ready PA Index is now available for viewing. This Index allows for viewing of comprehensive information and data on student and school success. We have included some key points for you to learn more about this index.

Future Ready PA Index indicators are divided into three main categories, as listed below.

  1. State Assessment Measures:
  • Percent Proficient or Advanced on PSSA/Keystone Exam (Mathematics/Algebra I*,

Science/Biology, and English Language Arts/Literature*)

  • Meeting Annual Growth Expectations (PVAAS) (Mathematics/Algebra I*, Science/Biology, and

English Language Arts/Literature*)

  • Percent Advanced on PSSA/Keystone Exam (Mathematics/Algebra I, Science/Biology, and

English Language Arts/Literature)

  1. On-Track Measures:
  • English Language Proficiency* (NEW Indicator)
  • Chronic Absenteeism* (NEW Indicator)
  • Grade 3 Reading/Grade 7 Mathematics Early Indicators of Success (NEW Indicator)
  1. College and Career Measures:
  • Graduation Rate*
  • Career Readiness Benchmark* (NEW Indicator)
  • Industry Based Learning, including Industry Standards-Based Competency Assessments, High

Value Industry Recognized Credentials, or Work Based Learning Experiences) (NEW Indicator)

  • Rigorous Courses of Study, including Advanced Placement (AP)/International Baccalaureate

(IB)/College Course Offerings, or CTE Career Pathways

  • Post-Secondary Transition to School, Military, or Work (NEW Indicator)
https://futurereadypa.org/ Source: The Future Ready PA Index