There were slight improvements in every grade on the Grade 3-8 ELA, but the performance of students with disabilities who are also English language learners (ELL) is very low

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Improvements in every grade on Grade 3-8 ELA

Summary: Bar graph - There were slight improvements in every grade on Grade 3-8 ELA, but the performance of students with disabilities who are also English language learners (ELL) is very low.

Improvements in every grade on Grade 3-8 ELA
Grade 3Grade 4Grade 5Grade 6Grade 7Grade 8Grades 3-8
2005-06 ELL SWD0.1310.1030.0960.0410.0320.0110.065
2006-07 ELL SWD0.1410.110.0980.050.0360.0250.084
2007-08 ELL SWD0.1520.1410.1940.0560.0760.0170.117
2008-09 ELL SWD0.2370.2130.2730.2110.150.0540.2

Chart - Percent of ELL students with disabilities at levels 3 and 4 in ELA - grades 3-8, 2005 - 2009

Percent of ELL Students with Disabilities at Levels 3 and 4 in ELA

Number Tested

2006

2007

2008

2009

Grade 3 =

1,512

3,816

3,474

3,642

Grade 4 =

1,858

3,783

3,606

3,712

Grade 5 =

2,477

3,451

3,295

3,619

Grade 6 =

2,246

2,935

2,841

3,160

Grade 7 =

2,195

2,534

2,351

2,740

Grade 8 =

2,194

2,433

1,933

2,410

Grades 3-8 =

12,482

18,952

17,500

19,283