A new grading formula could mean more “F’s” for South Florida schools.
The grades are out for Florida’s school districts, and in South Florida, the only districts to get an A report card are Broward and Monroe County. Miami-Dade was rated B, among 23 districts to get that score in results released Monday by the Florida Department of Education.
Florida’s high schools have gotten an “A” for effort when it comes to achieving high marks for the 2010-11 school year.
The state is considering raising the bar for students who have to take the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test.
Florida’s graduating seniors are not doing themselves any favors if they’re looking towards college. According to the College Board, Florida’s SAT scores have dropped to their lowest level in five years.
Florida has a new state education commissioner. Virginia’s secretary of education, Gerard Robinson, was picked Tuesday to run Florida’s public school system by the Florida Board of Education