Performance Measure
Measure Name
Percentage of schools fully accredited in the Governor’s designated high-poverty communities
Measure Last Modified
Jun 13 2019 11:38
Measure Last Published
Jul 01 2019 12:21
Measure Status
Data Source and Calculation
Governor’s designated high-poverty communities was defined as Norfolk City Public Schools, Petersburg City Public Schools, and Richmond City Public Schools. The measure was calculated by dividing the number of fully accredited schools in Norfolk, Petersburg, and Richmond by the total number of schools in Norfolk, Petersburg and Richmond to calculate a percentage.
Enterprise Priorities and Strategies
Enterprise InitiativeEnterprise PriorityEnterprise Strategy
EducationAchievement GapImprove educational success in struggling schools in high poverty communities and expand access to quality early education for all children
Associated Service Areas
SA CodeSA Name
Measure ID201.0005
Measure ClassAgency Key
Measure TypeOutcome
Year TypeCalendar
Preferred TrendIncrease
Statistical UnitPercentage
Baseline and Targets
Target NameDateResultNote
Short Target 202006/30/2020The Virginia Board of Education is revising the state accreditation system effective with the accreditation ratings for 2018-2019. New targets will be developed once the first ratings under the new system are available..
Long Target 202206/30/2022
Measure Results
YearResultExplanatory Note
201749.40The Virginia Board of Education’s new accreditation system will recognize student progress toward meeting proficiency. Providing credit for moving students toward proficiency is expected to increase the number of accredited schools in high poverty communities.
- Run Date: 04/10/2021 08:24:46