Marietta schools CCRPI test results arrive

Marietta City Schools’ performance on the 2016 state report card showed some improvements from 2015 scores.

The results of the 2016 College and Career Ready Performance Index (CCRPI) released Thursday show the high school on average score was 72.5 compared to 73.6 in 2015.

Middle schools scored 75.3 a slight uptick from 74.4 in 2015.

Elementary school average scores were 81.2, up from 76.5 in 2015.

The 2016 state average was 72.8 for elementary schools, 72.1 for middle schools and 76.1 for high schools.


The Governor’s Office of Student Achievement has set 60 points as the minimum score for passing on the 0 to 110 point CCRPI, which is assembled by the Georgia Department of Education.

Schools get points for performance on a variety of measures, including graduation and attendance rates, STEM certification, inclusion of students with disabilities in general classrooms or participation in accelerated classes like Advanced Placement. By far the most important measure, though, is performance on state standardized tests, currently the Georgia Milestones.

See the results at the state education department's website.

You can find information about your school, such as test scores, graduation rates and school climate rating at the Ultimate Atlanta School Guide.

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