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Articles About standardized tests
With the new school year also comes a variety of new initiatives and policies — some the result of changing state and federal requirements and funding.
At its December meeting, the school board agreed to go forward with plans to add a buzzer and camera to the front doors of Mills Lawn Elementary, a decision spurred by recent events in that school.
Ohio released its 2014–2015 school report cards last month, which are measures of student and school performance based on an array of state tests.
Yellow Springs public school students are one big step closer to taking significantly fewer standardized tests next school year, as the state of Ohio approved the district’s assessment waiver application last week.
At a school forum this week, school administrators encouraged parents to contact their legislators regarding their concerns about increased state and federal standardized tests.