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Assessment and Evaluation

Assessment and Evaluation

The LPS Assessment and Evaluation Team...

                    Click HERE for Vision Statement

  • emphasizes sharing knowledge and creating understanding.
  • participates as an integral part of the school improvement process.
  • provides information and services regarding testing and evaluation.
  • supports surveying within LPS.

                            
Click the DATA REQUEST link above for information on requesting data that you cannot get on Synergy. 

Please use the links to the left to find information about LPS students and assessments. 

  • District Common Assessments (DCAs): district assessments
  • District Statistics and Evaluations: statistics about demographics, graduation information, and enrollment projections
  • Graduation Demonstrations Exams (GDEs): graduation requirements
  • Nebraska State Accountability, (NeSA, ELPA21):  state assessments
  • Other Standardized Testing:  various assessments required of LPS students
  • Staff Resources:  for LPS staff

Mailing address: LPSDO, 5905 "O" Street, Box 52, Lincoln, NE 68510.  If you send things through district mail send it to Box 52. 

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Copyright Information about Documents found on this site.

Data Request Form

Many times a school needs help with data collection. This page provides information and details about how to receive support.

Posted on December 01, 2016


NeSA RESOURCES FOR NEW SPECIAL EDUCATION STAFF

Compilation of documents and links related to assessment for new resource teachers

Posted on October 13, 2016


Information for New Test Coordinators

Links and documents to help new test coordinators quickly find what they need

Posted on September 23, 2016


Information About Administering the Gallup Student Poll

Documents regarding accessing, managing, notification parent letters, and building contacts for Gallup Student Poll.

Posted on September 21, 2016


Accessing Assessment and other Data with Synergy - hints, tips, and tricks.

We're working on providing resources for accessing data using Synergy - more tips to come in the future!

Posted on August 17, 2016


INSTRUCTIONAL CONFERENCE DATA PACKETS

Link to the ICDP for your school

Posted on September 12, 2014


FOLLOW US ON TWITTER!

You can follow us on twitter @LPSEvalAssmnt

Posted on September 12, 2014


ASSESSMENT GLOSSARY FOR PARENTS

Definitions of some of the commonly used assessment terms

Posted on January 24, 2014


CONTACT INFORMATION

Fax Number (402) 458-3284
To call the person below,
dial 402-436 (then the 4 digit number next to their email).
Director
Dr. Leslie Eastman 
  leastman@lps.org 1790
Assessment/Evaluation Specialists
Dr. Bethany Brunsman, 
  bbrunsm@lps.org 1820
Dr. Dawn Mazzie, 
   dmazzie@lps.org 1793
Dr. Rob McEntarffer, 
   rmcenta@lps.org 1796
Dr. Teresa Wanser-Ernst, 
   twanser@lps.org 1791
Assessment Coordinators
Kathy Christensen, 
   kchrist@lps.org 1798
Kristi Diehl, 
   kdiehl@lps.org 1890
David Smith, 
   dsmith@lps.org 1861
Office Support
Gail Lowery, 
   glowery@lps.org 1795
Debbie Doolittle, 
   ddool@lps.org 1797
Melissa Folsom, 
   mfolsom@lps.org 1860
High School GDE Coordinators
Alinda Stelk, 
   astelk@lps.org 1823
   Reading GDEs
Kim Samuelson, 
   ksamuel4@lps.org 1823
   Writing GDEs, HS ELA