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Education and Early Childhood Development

Elementary Literacy Assessments

The Elementary Literacy Assessments, administered to grade 6 students in September/October, provide information about individual student achievement and system performance in reading and writing relative to the English program or French first language outcomes that are represented on each assessment.

Participation in the Elementary Literacy Assessments

Name of Assessment Participants
Elementary Literacy Assessment
(ELA)
English program students (including French immersion)
Grade 6 French first language students
Appréciation de rendement en littératie à l'élémentaire (ARL) Grade 6 French first language students

Provincial, school board, and school results for the 2011-2012 Elementary Literacy Assessments are available below. Results are accurate within a range of ± 1%.

Responsible Use of Assessment and Examination Data

This information must be reviewed and used in combination with other reliable measures of classroom, school, and school board achievement. Do not use these results as a measure to rank teachers, schools, or school boards.