The Annie E. Casey Foundation

Education
8:00 pm
Tue February 25, 2014

Study gives High Plains fourth graders reading report card

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The Annie E. Casey Foundation recently released a report, “Early Reading Proficiency in the United States.”  According to The Dodge City Daily Globe a majority of Kansas children are not reading proficiently by fourth grade.

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Health
8:00 pm
Tue November 26, 2013

How are High Plains Kids Doing?

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The Annie E. Casey Foundation recently released its annual KIDS COUNT Data Book. 16 indicators are tracked. This year’s report revealed that children in the United States continue to make gains in education and health despite a growing poverty rate. The report was expanded to include American’s youngest children.  

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