What early warning systems (EWS) data are schools required to provide in the school improvement plan?

Schools with grades 6, 7 or 8 are required to provide, at a minimum, the number of students in grades 6, 7 or 8 by grade level who exhibit each of the following early warning indicators in the prior year:
  • Attendance below 90 percent
  • One or more suspensions
  • Course failure in English language arts or mathematics
  • Level 1 on statewide assessment in English language arts or mathematics
  • Two or more of the indicators above
Schools should also report data for any indicators included in their EWS that are not listed above.
Last Updated: 8/14/2014