St. Francis Academy
1601 Central Avenue
Union City, NJ 07087

Tel. No. (201)863-4112
Fax No. (201)601-5905


Email:
info@stfrancisacademy.com




NOTE: Please click the link to read the update from Data Recognition Corporation (DRC)
regarding the delay of the Terranova Test Results (PDF). Thank you for understanding.

TerraNova 2015 Scores

6th Grade students during the TerraNova testing in March 2015

6th Grade students during the TerraNova testing in March 2015

Students in Grades 2 through 8 in the schools of the Archdiocese of Newark took the TerraNova, Third Edition in March 2015. TerraNova is a standardized achievement test published by CTB/MCGraw-Hill and is widely used by public and non-public schools nationwide to measure academic achivement. The schools of the Archdiocese of Newark administer the test annually to track student progress and to monitor the effectiveness of instructional programs. Individual and group achievement on the TerraNova assessment is reported in relation to a norming sample that is representative of the national population, thus enabling parents/guardians and educators to view aademic achievement in relation to the student’s national peer group.

The graph below shows the percent of St. Francis Academy students scores falling within each quartile range on the national percentile scale. The first bar shows the distribution for the national norm group with 25% of scores falling within each quartile. The bars representing St. Francis Academy show that the vast majority of student scores in each subject section of the TerraNova assessment are within the upper quartile of the distribution.

2015 TerraNova Distribution for Grades 2 through 8. (Click to enlarge)

2015 TerraNova Distribution for Grades 2 through 8. (Click to enlarge)


The 2015 national percentile of mean scores for each grade in each of the major content sections of the TerraNova, Third Edition are presented in the following graphs. The bars on the following graphs show the national percentile ranking of mean scores (NP of Mean NCE) for St. Francis Academy in relation to the NP of the Mean NCE for the Archdiocese of Newark. The line running across each graph at the 50th percentile shows the NP of the Mean NCE for the national norm group. NP of the Mean NCE scores for the St. Francis Academy exceed the national mean scores by at least 20 points!

TerraNova Reading (Click to enlarge)

TerraNova Reading (Click to enlarge)

TerraNova Language

TerraNova Language

TerraNova Math

TerraNova Math

TerraNova Science

TerraNova Science

TerraNova Social Studies

TerraNova Social Studies

Comments are closed.

Recent Articles
June 2017
June 2017
“Thank you, God, for blessing me much more than I deserve.” Dear Parents, Tempus Fugit! Time Fli[...]
Forensics Team 2017
Forensics Team 2017
In the month of May 2017, the SFA Forensics Team participated in two competitions. The team plac[...]
May 2017
May 2017
“My Immaculate Heart will be your refuge and the way that will lead you to God.” Our Lady of Fati[...]
Annual Walkathon 2017
Annual Walkathon 2017
Our Annual Walkathon 2017 was a huge success! The event started with a short prayer service in o[...]
Communion Mass and May Crowning 2017
Communion Mass and May Crowning 2017
May 18, 2017 – The 2nd graders received the Holy Eucharist during the Communion Mass at the school c[...]

See more in our ARCHIVE
Other News


SFA is proud to recommend 119 students for participation in the CTY Talent Search 2016.
. . . . .

Check if you have the correct book list for SY 2017-2018.
. . . . .
Parents and Guardians: Can’t pick-up your child on time? Don’t worry, we can help you out using our A.C.E. Program.