2006 and 2007 English Language Arts (ELA) Students with Disabilities English Language Learners Percentages at Levels 3 & 4

  • Performance of students with disabilities (SWD) who are English Language Learners (ELL) meeting the ELA learning standards increased at every grade in 2007, but the increases are very low.

  • Overall, 1 in 12 students with disabilities who are English Language Learner performs at grade level.

  • Gap: Students with disabilities in grades 3-8 who were not English Language Learners were 3 times as likely to meet the standards than students with disabilities who are English Language Learners.

 

Multiply Values by 100 to Obtain Percent Value
Grade 3Grade 4Grade 5Grade 6Grade 7Grade 8Grades 3-8
2006 ELL SWD (n=12,482) 0.1310.1030.0960.0410.0320.0110.065
2007 ELL SWD (n=18,952)0.1410.110.0980.050.0360.0250.084

Chart Image: Bar Chart - students with disabilities -English langiage learners at 3 &4 ELA

Keynote by R. Cort, 10/3/07