First Grade Standards

University Academy First Grade Expectation for Promotion 

The above Expectations for Promotion are subject to revision by the staff of University Academy. If revision occurs notification will be given.

University Academy does not offer social promotion. At every grade level, there are specific requirements for promotion to the next grade. (2020-2021 Parent-Student Handbook) 

1. Students must be reading and comprehending at or above grade level by the end of the academic school year as measured by: 

• Instructional Level J on the Fountas & Pinnell Running Record; 

• Students must score a Lexile of 50 or above on the Scholastic Reading Inventory 

2. Students must score at least 70% on a final writing and language assessment. 

3. Students must score at least 70% on a final math assessment. 

4. 70% or more of the student’s grades must be at Developing or Secure.