EQAO releases 2016 provincial OSSLT results

2016 8/30 | Connects Page, Education Partner News, Education Program and Policy

EQAO has released the provincial results from the 2016 Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test (OSSLT) administered in March 2016. The overall OSSLT success rate has remained stable over the past 5 years, with this year’s result being an 81% success rate.

There continues to be a significant differential between first time success rates for academic (92%) and applied level (47%) students. Similarly, there continues to be a significant differential in the first time success rate for special education students in the academic (83%) and applied level (40%). The need to support special education students has been specifically referenced in this year’s EQAO media release, which is included below.

Click here for highlights of the provincial results.

Click here for more resources.

Click here for the EQAO Media Release