School District Of The City Of York

Office of Special Education Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) 2019-2020 Public Notice

Posted on January 13th, 2020

The Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) requires Pennsylvania to ensure that the total number of students assessed in each subject using the PASA does not exceed one percent of the total number of all students in the state assessed on the statewide assessments. Each local educational agency (LEA) must complete and submit the PASA 1.0 Percent Participation Threshold Justification to BSE if it anticipates that more than 1.0 % of its students enrolled in grades 3-8 and 11 will be assessed using the PASA. A list of LEAs who anticipate exceeding the threshold will be made publicly available on the PDE website, in accordance with 34 CFR 200.6 (c)(3) regulations.  LEAs must also make the document publicly available upon request, removing any personally identifiable information. The School District of the City of York anticipates exceeding the 1.0 percent threshold for PASA participation for the 2019-20 testing cycle.  The necessary justification information has been submitted to the Bureau of Special Education.  Questions on The School District of the City of York participation rates should be directed to Deborah Neiman, Supervisor of Special Education or Dr. Linda C. Brown, Assistant Superintendent of Special Education.

If you should have any questions, please call the Office of Special Education at 717-849-1431.

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El Acta Todo Estudiante Triunfa (ESSA) require a Pennsylvania que asegure que el numero total de estudiantes evaluados en cada materia usando el PASA no exceda un porciento de el numero total de todo estudiante en el estado evaluado en las evaluaciones a nivel estatal.  Cada agencia educativa local (LEA) debe completar y presentar el PASA Participacion de 1.0 Porciento Justificacion Umbral a BSE si anticipa que mas de un 1.0% de sus estudiantes registrados en grados 3-8 y 11 seran evaluados usando el PASA.  Una lista de LEA’s quienes anticipan exceder el umbral sera disponible publicamente en el sitio web, de acuerdo con regulaciones 34 CFR 200.6 (c) (3) .  Los LEA’s tambien deben hacer el documento publico disponible al pedido, removiendo cualquier informacion personal identificable.  El Distrito Escolar de la Ciudad de York anticipa exceder el umbral de 1.0 porciento para participacion PASA para el ciclo de examenes 2019-2020.  La informacion justificada necesaria ha sido presentada a el Bureau de Educacion Especial.  Preguntas en el indice de participacion deberan ser dirigidos a Deborah Neiman, Supervisora de Educacion Especial o a la Dra. Linda C. Brown, Asistente Superintendente de Educacion Especial.

Si tiene alguna pregunta/prepocupacion favor de llama la oficina de Educacion Especial al 717-849-1431.

 

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