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8:00 pm
Thu December 19, 2013

Texas Panhandle Schools Face Federal Sanctions for Poor Performance

Credit blog.tenthamendmentcenter.com

Seventeen Texas Panhandle schools are subject to federal sanctions, which could include closure, because of their poor performance.  The group is in the bottom 15 percent of Title I in the state according to the Amarillo Globe-News.

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Education
8:00 pm
Tue October 29, 2013

Nation’s Report Card: How High Plains Eighth Graders Performed

Credit nationsreportcard.gov

The National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) creates The Nation’s Report Card, a document that informs the public about the academic achievement of elementary and secondary students in the United States.  The testing information available at this time compares 2009 test results to those gathered in 2011.  

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