Texas Educational Solutions

First six weeks working with Ascend, 60% achieved one or more grade levels in math.

Crosby Middle School, TX – Grades: 6-8

Needs (Challenges):  Tier 3 math intervention   On the state assessment, CMS students were not at the level they believed they should be.  Changing math TEKS (state standards) caused greater gaps in understanding for students who were already struggling in math.

Results:  Students who did not meet grade level previously were placed in Tier 3 math class. The first six weeks working with Ascend, 60% achieved one or more grade levels in math.

  • 53% of students increased 1 grade level
  • 5% of students increased 2 grade levels
  • 2% of students increased 3 grade levels
  • 40% of students increased less than 1 grade level

Students Gain Full Year or More over Three Month Intervention

Texas Challenge Academy, TX
Grades:  9-12
Needs:  RTI, credit recovery   At least 75% of students at Challenge High School were functioning at three to four grades below 9th grade.  Many repeated the same grade level two to three times. 
Results:  In just three months, all students using Ascend have made significant progress gaining a full year or more with 19% gaining two or more years’ grade level growth over a three month intervention.

  • 47.3% of students increased 1 grade level
  • 16.2% of students increased 2 grade levels
  • 3.4% of students increased 3 grade levels
  • 33.1% of students increased less than 1 grade level

Students Gain Full Year or More over Three Month Intervention

Stockton High School
Needs:  RTI, credit recovery   Students were functioning at three to four grades below 9th grade.  Many repeated the same grade level two to three times. 
Results:  In just three months, all students using Ascend have made significant progress gaining a full year or more grade level growth over a three month intervention.

  • 33.3% increased grade level 4
  • 21.9% increased grade level 5
  • 38.5% increased grade level 6
  • 33.4% increased grade level 7
  • 37% increased grade level 8
  • 30.2% increased grade level 9
  • 26.7% increased grade level 10
  • 22.4% increased grade level 9-12
  • 46.7% increased grade level Geometry

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