What's new?

News and resources from the Offices of Research and Evaluation, District Performance, Data Governance, and Assessment.

What can we help you find?

Every year, we collect millions of data points on student achievement, school leadership, and District progress. Our offices work with the data to evaluate outcomes and develop informational tools.

I want to read research and evaluation reports.

The Office of Research and Evaluation

ORE produces reports intended to guide and inform educators, policymakers, and the general public. Click here to read our work.

Just show me the numbers, please.

District Performance Office

DPO drives continuous improvement through the use of high-quality data. Have a specific question? Explore our Open Data or School Progress Reports, or submit your own Data Request.

How does this work support schools?

Planning and Evidence-Based Supports Office

PESO develops school- and District-level strategies to improve student outcomes. Click here to learn about our comprehensive plans and evaluation cycles.

How do I know I can trust your data?

Office of Data Governance

The Office of Data Governance establishes good data use practices and ensures the quality and integrity of available data. ODG also manages Certify, the District’s initiative designed to notify relevant staff when a data quality issue arises in need of attention.

How does ERA identify and address data errors?

Certify

Certify is the District’s initiative designed to notify relevant staff when a data quality issue arises in need of attention. Click here to learn more about Certify rules.

Tell me more about assessments.

Office of Assessment

The Office of Assessment maintains the District’s Assessment Calendar and coordinates administration of the Benchmark, Keystone, PSSA, PASA, ACCESS, and NAEP/TUDA exams.

Continuous Improvement