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State school report card released

February 26, 2003
Albany-Parents, you can get a look at how your child's school system is stacking up against other state systems.

Today, the state Department of Education released its 2001-2002 school year report card.

The online report  includes SATscores, high school graduation Tests and CRCT scores.

Dougherty County saw improvement elementary CRCT scores and in it's drop-out rate.

"We're seeing Dougherty County keep kids in school, even with the higher requirements," said superintendent Sally Whatley.

The education department began publishing the report cards in 1995. Data is reported in nine categories, which include student demographics, community data, fiscal and funding data and state-required tests.

posted on Feb. 26 at 5:35 p.m. by brannon.stewart@walb.com

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