DIOCESAN HIGH SCHOOLS ACT REPORT FOR SCHOOL YEAR 2015-2016

Spring Testing

Grade 11 Students

 

Table 1           Average ACT Scores

Year

# of Students Tested

English

Mathematics

Reading

Science

Composite

2016

 963

 24.4

 23.4

 25.0

 24.2

 24.3

 

 

Table 2           Percent of Students Who Met College Readiness Benchmarks

Year

# of Students Tested

English

Mathematics

Reading

Science

Composite

 2016

 963

 87

 62

 70

 62

 47 

*Data does not include Cristo Rey Columbus High School

 

Table 3           Five Year Trends—Average ACT Scores

 

Year

# of Students Tested

Diocese      State

English

Diocese        State

Mathematics

Diocese         State

Reading

Diocese         State

Science

Diocese        State

Composite

Diocese          State

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

1,021         92,121

1,028         92,813

1,011         91,089

   987         91,607

   963         93,659

24.0               21.1

24.0               21.2

24.3               21.4

24.5               21.4

24.4               21.2

23.3                21.5

23.4                21.5

23.6                21.7

23.8                21.7

23.4                21.6

24.2               22.1

24.6               22.2

24.6               22.4

25.2               22.5

25.0               22.5

23.3               21.8

23.6               21.8

23.8               22.0

24.1               22.1

24.2               22.0

23.8                21.8

24.0                21.8

24.2                22.0

24.5                22.0

24.3                22.0

 

Table 4           Five Year Trends—Average ACT Scores Nationwide

 

Year

# of Students Tested 

English

Mathematics 

Reading 

Science 

Composite

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

1,666,017

1,799,243

1,845,787

1,924,436

2,090,342

20.5

20.2

20.3

20.4

20.1

21.1

20.9

20.9

20.8

20.6

21.3

21.1

21.3

21.4

21.3

20.9

20.7

20.8

20.9

20.8

21.1

20.9

21.0

20.8

20.8

 


Table 5           Percent and Average Composite Score by Race Ethnicity

 

2015-2016

 N                                          %                                      Average

All Students

Black/African American

American Indian/Alaska Native

White

Hispano/Latino

Asian

Native Hawaiian/other Pacific Islander

Two or more races

Prefer not to respond/No response

963                                       100                                       24.3

  79                                           8                                       19.9

    2                                           0                                       26.5

719                                         75                                       24.9

  39                                           4                                       22.4

  27                                           3                                       23.9

    0                                           0                                            0

  43                                           4                                       23.8

  54                                           6                                       26.0



SPRING 2016 OHIO STATE TEST RESULTS FOR COLUMBUS DIOCESAN HIGH SCHOOLS

 

Number of Students Tested and Percent Proficient in Diocesan High Schools

End of Course Test 

Number of Students Tested

Percent Proficient

English Language Arts I

1,197

79.63

English Language Arts II

1,157

78.90

Algebra I

1,008

62.09

Geometry

1,123

64.27

Biology

688

81.25

American History

810

87.71

American Government

302

90.75

 

Comparison of Number of Students Tested and Percent Proficient between Diocesan High Schools and Public Schools in the State of Ohio

End of Course Test

Number of Students Tested

Diocese                        State

Percent Proficient

Diocese                   State

English Language Arts I

1,197                            143,586

79.63                        58

English Language Arts II

1,157                            129,782

78.90                        54

Algebra I

1,008                            134,644

62.09                        51

Geometry

1,123                            112,518

64.27                        40

Biology

   688                            113,181            

81.25                        66

American History

   810                            128,023

87.71                        75

American Government

   302                              98,975

90.75                        66