The Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP) is the
standardized testing program used in public school in Tennessee. The TCAP
achievement test is a timed, multiple choice assessment that measures skills in
English language arts, mathematics, and science. Data represent
the percentage of students from 3rd to 8th grade who achieved on-track or mastered score in TCAP exam.
Tennessee Department of Education.
From 2016-17 TCAP exams are redesigned and scores are published in 4 categories: Below, Approaching, On-track and Mastered. Data reflect the students' percent who scored on-track or mastered in TCAP exam. The reminder (100-present score) shows the students' percent who scored below or approaching.
Score related to on-track and mastered in 2016-17 somewhat correspond to proficient and advanced score reported in previous years.