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The federal [[No Child Left Behind | No Child Left Behind Act]] of 2001 (NCLB) requires all schools in Kentucky to make adequate yearly progress in mathematics, reading and other educational indicators. Schools that don’t make required progress are designated as “Improvement Schools” and become eligible for extra assistance. For schools that continue to miss targets there are also requirements to allow parents to transfer their children to better performing schools and to get extra tutoring help, as well.
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The 2009 Nonacademic Data Report from the Kentucky Department of Education contains information on a new formula that will soon be used to officially report graduation rates in the state. As published in the Nonacademic Data Report, this formula, known as the Kentucky Transitional Averaged Freshman Graduation Rate (AFGR) formula, is defined in Appendix B of the report as follows...
  
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Revision as of 07:54, 20 May 2009

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Featured Article

Averaged Freshman Graduation Rates

The 2009 Nonacademic Data Report from the Kentucky Department of Education contains information on a new formula that will soon be used to officially report graduation rates in the state. As published in the Nonacademic Data Report, this formula, known as the Kentucky Transitional Averaged Freshman Graduation Rate (AFGR) formula, is defined in Appendix B of the report as follows...


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Recently added education articles

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Kentucky Education news...

In the current legislative session the General Assembly determined the fate of the Commonwealth Accountability Testing System. 2008 Senate Bill 1 was voted in and saw the dissolution of CATS.