U-PASS is the state accountability system for schools. U-PASS determines the proficiency and progress for each school using multiple assessments and indicators. An annual school report card is released each year that indicates if the school achieved the state standard as defined by the U-PASS criteria. For detailed information about U-PASS see:
NCLB is the federal accountability system for schools and LEAs (Legal Education Authority). NCLB includes accountability for multiple titles within the NCLB law. Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) is the school and LEA accountability for Title I. Annual Measureable Achievement Objectives (AMAOs) is the LEA accountability for Title III.