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Meeting the Needs of All Middle School Students

School: 12X383 Emolior Academy
State/District: NYC DOE
Content Area: MSQI, ELA
Grade: 6-8

The Middle School Quality Initiative (MSQI) is the New York City Department of Education’s focused effort to expand the number of middle schools that prepare students for college and career success. It is the product of the New York City Council Middle School Task Force ongoing collaboration with the DOE. MSQI serves as the city’s implementation plan for putting the Carnegie Reading Next report recommendations into action. Over 130 middle grades schools across the city are now benefiting from MSQI’s comprehensive literacy framework.

Percentage of students at ELA Level 3 or 4

  • 2016 12% 12%
  • 2019 34% 34%

Before GR Consulting

After GR Consulting

Source: NYC School Performance Dashboard