Welcome to the SCSD Public Dashboard

This dashboard is designed to provide the public with information related to student and staff achievement in the Syracuse City School District. The reports that are generated are guided by Great Expectations 2012-2017, the district's Strategic Plan designed to transform our schools and help fulfill our mission to become the most improved urban school district in America. With this dashboard, the public can track our progress in achieving this goal.

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Overview of Site

This site is divided into 3 sections:
  1. School Level Reports - Data presented under this tab is either: specific to students in elementary and middle schools, or information reported at the district level.
  2. High School Reports - Data presented under this tab focuses on students in grades 9 - 12.
  3. Other Links - Documents under this tab serve to characterize conditions in the SCSD and to provide more detailed information on the reports found under the School Level Reports and High School Reports tabs.

School Level Reports

This section shows a distribution of student performance in their core courses. Information is provided for English, Math, Science, Social Studies and Languages other than English. Data can be displayed by school and grade level.
This section displays student attendance rates. The information either can be viewed at the district-level with data reported for each school, or at the school-level with information reported for each grade.
This section reports student performance on the Common Core English Language Arts (ELA) and Mathematics tests administered by New York State. Scores are reported by performance level (0-4) for each grade 3 to 8.
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High School Reports

This section presents the number of students in each cohort who have graduated, left the district and remain enrolled. Additional information is provided on the type of diplomas students have earned. Data can be obtained for the district, or for the individual schools.
This section provides a distribution of student scores on Regents exams in English Language Arts, Math, Social Studies, Science and Languages other than English. Various subject areas contain multiple examinations, some of which are not required for a Regents diploma.
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Other Links

The document contained in this link will provide a detailed explanation of the standards used in College Readiness Tracking of high school students and High School Readiness Tracking of middle school students. The readiness information is found in the 'Middle School Progress' and 'College Readiness Review' links of the dashboard.
Public schools are held accountable for the performance of their students according to federal No Child Left Behind (NCLB), federal Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), and state regulations. This section explains the various designations assigned to schools in the district and reports the status of the SCSD and its individual buildings.
Information on student discipline is contained within this section. Instances of student discipline are reported if the action assigned was either In-School-Suspension or Out-of-School Suspension. Data is provided for each building within the district.
This section provides information that characterizes the student population of the SCSD. Enrollment numbers are provided, along information on the number of English Language Learners, students with disabilities, students from low-income households, and the ethnic make-up of the student population.
This section provides detailed information on student passing rates for English and Math courses. Passage rates are presented for every English and Math course offered in our Middle and High Schools. Data is organized by building.
This section provides the rate of attendance for teachers in each building and district-wide for a given week of school. Attendance rates will be calculated and updated weekly.
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