ERIC Number: EJ648686
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2002
Reference Count: 0
An Examination of K-5, 6-8 versus K-8 Grade Configurations.
Connolly, Faith; Yakimowski-Srebnick, Mary E.; Russo, Carmen V.
ERS Spectrum, v20 n2 p28-37 Spr 2002
Examines differences in certain factors such as student achievement and student attendance in K-8 versus K-5 and 6-8 grade configurations in Baltimore City Public Schools. Finds, for example, that students in K-8 schools had significantly higher reading, language arts, and mathematics scores than did students in K-5 or 6-8 schools. (Contains 20 references.) (PKP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Baltimore City Public Schools MD