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Some scores up, many down from last year By Tina Snell, Staff Writer                                              The Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment (MCA III) scores were released Tuesday for all districts and all schools across the state. These tests [...]...Read More
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There’s evidence that the education system in Minnesota needs to be examined and strengthened. Improving it is always evolving with the goal of providing the best education possible for all students. The state constitution says a general and uniform system of public schools should be established t...Read More
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Neither school district currently has a voter-approved levy  By Tina Snell, Staff Writer Both the Royalton and Sauk Rapids-Rice school districts are asking taxpayers to pass operating levies Tuesday. Royalton to fund technology, textbooks and transportation; Sauk Rapids-Rice to fund transportation...Read More
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Commissioner Cassellius is optimistic; Supt. Weber not so much By Tina Snell, Staff Writer The Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) released this past week the Multiple Measurement Ratings (MMR) accountability results for schools in the state. Commissioner Brenda Cassellius said schools are begi...Read More
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By Tina Snell, Staff Writer The Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) released the data on the MCA-III tests taken in the spring. These tests showed student performance in math and reading in grades three-eight and 10, along with graduate standards in writing, reading and math. Statewide, the ave...Read More
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