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Topic: Percent passing for Alg2/Trig
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Kathy

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Registered: 8/17/06
Re: Percent passing for Alg2/Trig
Posted: Jun 30, 2011 12:30 PM
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Beaver River had 88% passing and 38% mastery. Down significantly from last
year (especially the mastery) but none of my failures were surprises. We
only had four and I recommended that two of the four not take the test as
they could not get credit for the course due to excessive absences.

Kathy Noftsier
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From: "nyc math teacher" <msfischie@gmail.com>
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Sent: Thursday, June 30, 2011 11:25 AM
Subject: Percent passing for Alg2/Trig


>I know the test was a terrible test. There were entire topics missed, bad
>questions and bad math. But, what i keep hearing is how many kids failed.
>I do not get that. There were enough questions and points to pass. Maybe
>not with terrific grades, but passing.
>
> I heard that one nyc school, which has a decent reputation, had about 45%
> passing.
>
> My school had a little above 90% passing.
>
> I am curious if other people know their school?s percent or other school?s
> percent. If you can, please state the area (region of NY) and the
> percent. This is not about personal glory, but what the results are
> around the state.
>
> Thank you.
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