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Dorn to Release State Testing Results

OLYMPIA — August 23, 2011 — State Superintendent Randy Dorn will release spring 2011 state testing results at 10 a.m., Tuesday, Aug. 30, at the John A. Cherberg Senate Office Building in Olympia.

The release will consist of three items:

  • Results from the spring administration of the grade 3-8 Measurements of Student Progress (MSP);
  • Results from the spring administration of end-of-course (EOC) exams in algebra 1 and geometry; and
  • Annual Adequate Yearly Progress “improvement” lists for schools and districts, as required by the federal No Child Left Behind Act.

TVW, Washington’s statewide public affairs television station, will broadcast and Webcast the news conference live. See www.tvw.org for Webcast details.

Reporters unable to attend can speak by phone with Superintendent Dorn by appointment only. To schedule a call, contact Nathan Olson at (360) 725-6015, (360) 584-8967 or Nathan.Olson@k12.wa.us.

WHO:

Randy Dorn, State Superintendent of Public Instruction
WHAT:MSP/EOC/AYP score release
WHERE:

Hearing Room 1, John A. Cherberg Senate Office Building
Capitol Campus, Olympia
(Driving directions)

WHEN:Tuesday, August 30, 2011, 10 a.m.

 

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OSPI Communications Manager
(360) 725-6015

The OSPI Communications Office serves as the central point of contact for local, regional and national media covering K-12 education issues.

Communications Manager
Nathan Olson
(360) 725-6015

Assessment Communications Manager
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(360) 725-6032

 

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