PSSA Practice

Last Updated: 4/3/2019 8:34 PM

PSSA Practice

 

  Click on the link to open the Media School "All About the PSSA" powerpoint! All about the PSSA.ppt

 

Need some practice?  Click on PSSA Practice to connect to released assessment anchors offered by the Pennsylvania Department of Education.

Improve those math and reading skills at home!

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Understanding your child's level

Pennsylvania's General Performance Level Descriptors
Advanced
The Advanced Level reflects superior academic performance. Advanced work indicates an in-depth understanding and exemplary display of the skills included in the Pennsylvania Academic Content Standards.
Proficient
The Proficient Level reflects satisfactory academic performance. Proficient work indicates a solid understanding and adequate display of the skills included in the Pennsylvania Academic Content Standards.
Basic
The Basic Level reflects marginal academic performance. Basic work indicates a partial understanding and limited display of the skills included in the Pennsylvania Academic Content Standards. This work is approaching satisfactory performance, but has not been reached.  There is a need for additional instructional opportunities and/or increased student academic commitment to achieve the Proficient Level.
Below Basic
The Below Basic Level reflects inadequate academic performance.  Below Basic work indicates little understanding and minimal display of the skills included in the Pennsylvania Academic Content Standards. There is a major need for additional instructional opportunities and/or increased student academic commitment to achieve the Proficient Level.