State of the Schools Report
PLSD Continues to Excel!
The State of the Schools Report for Nebraska is released by the Nebraska Department of Education each fall. This report includes demographic information about each school district; student achievement data in the area of math, reading, writing and science; and many other facts and statistics. attributed to the hard work and dedication of Papillion-La Vista teachers! Thank you teachers for your hard work!
What tests are comparable among districts?
Standardized Achievement Tests – These are national standardized tests designed to compare local students to a national sample of students who took the same multiple choice test. However, there are many types of standardized tests. For the past two years the PLSD has given the Terra Nova for 5th and 7th grade students. Students continue to score above the 50th percentile. Elementary students have shown improvement over a two year period.