DISD 2011 Gold Performance Acknowledgements

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The 2011 Gold Performance Acknowledgements have been released by the Texas Education Agency, and Duncanville ISD is proud to announce that 12 of 17 eligible campuses (70%) earned one or more Gold Performance Acknowledgements and the district earned two.

The Gold Performance Acknowledgements recognize districts and campuses for high academic performance on various indicators, such as commended performance on the Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills (TAKS) exam.  Overall, Duncanville ISD received district level Gold Acknowledgments in Commended Social Studies and the Texas Success Initiative in English Language Arts, which indicates that 65% or more of grade 11 students are considered ready to begin college-level work.  Duncanville ISD schools earned a total of 21 Gold Performance Acknowledgements.

There are fifteen (15) standards in which a Gold Performance Acknowledgement can be earned at the district level, seven (7) standards at the elementary and intermediate level, eight (8) standards at the middle school level, and twelve (12) standards at the high school level.

CAMPUS RESULTS

Bilhartz Elementary – 2 Acknowledgements
Commended Reading/English Language Arts
Commended Mathematics

Brandenburg Intermediate – 4 Acknowledgements
Attendance Rate
Commended Reading/English Language Arts
Comparable Improvement Mathematics
Comparable Improvement Reading

Byrd Middle School – 1 Acknowledgement
Commended Reading/ English Language Arts

Central Elementary – 2 Acknowledgements
Commended Reading/English Language Arts
Commended Writing

Daniel Intermediate – 2 Acknowledgements
Commended Reading/ English Language Arts
Comparable Improvement Reading

Duncanville High School – 2 Acknowledgements
Commended Social Studies
Texas Success Initiative – English Language Arts

Fairmeadows Elementary – 1 Acknowledgement
Commended Reading/English Language Arts

Hardin Intermediate – 1 Acknowledgement
Comparable Improvement Mathematics

Hyman Elementary – 2 Acknowledgements
Attendance Rate
Comparable Improvement Mathematics

Kennemer – 2 Acknowledgements
Commended Reading/ English Language Arts
Commended Social Studies

Reed Middle School – 1 Acknowledgement
Comparable Improvement Reading

Smith Elementary – 1 Acknowledgement
Commended Writing

Duncanville ISD – 2 Acknowledgements
Commended Social Studies
Texas Success Initiative – English Language Arts