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Manning River Times
Taree West chases State touch football honourshead to Sydney for the State finals next week. TAREE West Public School’s boys
Manning River Times / Posted 15 hours ago
head to Sydney for the State finals next week. TAREE West Public School’s boys team will play in the finals of the NSW PSSA touch football knockout in Sydney on Monday. The team have won six games against Nabiac, Forster, Ashtonfield, Tomaree,... Read more
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Western Advocate
Girls off to state athleticsWednesday. Hope Coombes, Renelle Donges, Isabelle Wilson and Grace Kemp are al
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
Wednesday. Hope Coombes, Renelle Donges, Isabelle Wilson and Grace Kemp are all travelling to Homebush to compete in the PSSA carnival. For 12-year-old Grace Kemp, who is competing in shot put it’s the first time she’s made it through to the... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
State stage awaits for junior athletesa group of Wally Warner-trained athletes. Over 20 students who train with the
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 days ago
a group of Wally Warner-trained athletes. Over 20 students who train with the evergreen running coach will compete at the PSSA carnival in a range of events. North West athletes that qualified for the NSW Primary School Sports Association... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
North West boys rise to the challengewell at last week's state championships at Camden. North West might have picke
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 days ago
well at last week's state championships at Camden. North West might have picked up just the one win at the State PSSA Boys Softball Championships at Camden, but they gave a good account of themselves and took the challenge to the states... Read more
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Manning River Times
Moorland are State runners-upMoorland Public School finished second in the NSW PSSA Soccer Knockout division
Manning River Times / Posted 3 days ago
Moorland Public School finished second in the NSW PSSA Soccer Knockout division two competition. The Moorland Public School Soccer team: Abby Watts, Ashton Brandon, Bianca Hamilton, Charlie Hamilton, Brock Wilson, Vaughan Brandon, Sam Watts, Ajay... Read more
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Manning River Times
Moorland are State runner-upsMoorland Public School finished second in the NSW PSSA Soccer Knockout division
Manning River Times / Posted 6 days ago
Moorland Public School finished second in the NSW PSSA Soccer Knockout division two competition. The Moorland Public School Soccer team: Abby Watts, Ashton Brandon, Bianca Hamilton, Charlie Hamilton, Brock Wilson, Vaughan Brandon, Sam Watts, Ajay... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Track athletes out to make a splashcompete at the NSW All Schools Athletics Championships in Sydney, while another
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 7 days ago
compete at the NSW All Schools Athletics Championships in Sydney, while another Gunnedah youngster is preparing for the NSW PSSA athletics titles next week. Mitchell Clarke and Jono Morrison, of Carinya Christian School in Tamworth, will take on... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Standardized test scores fall in NEPApercent in 2016. n 71 percent in literature, down from 74.9 percent in 2016.
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 15 days ago
percent in 2016. n 71 percent in literature, down from 74.9 percent in 2016. Results from the 2017 administration of the PSSA will be used to calculate School Performance Profile scores, which the Department of Education plans to release in... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Standardized test results just don’t add up for many studentson standardized tests, according to recent results. Results from the Pennsylva
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 15 days ago
on standardized tests, according to recent results. Results from the Pennsylvania System of School Assessment tests, or PSSAs, that students took last year in grades three through eight were released by the state Department of Education on Sept.... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pennsylvania school test scores are available onlineDepartment of Education website. TribLIVE is analyzing the results from local
TribLIVE / Posted 15 days ago
Department of Education website. TribLIVE is analyzing the results from local districts. Check back for updates. The PSSA exam is administered annually in grades three through eight in reading and math. Students in grades four and eight also... Read more
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TribLIVE
Cases handled by three South Hills judgescharged disorderly conduct by Whitehall police, was moved to nontraffic court.
TribLIVE / Posted 16 days ago
charged disorderly conduct by Whitehall police, was moved to nontraffic court. South Hills students making strides on PSSA test West Jefferson Hills superintendent gets raise after first 100 days of work VIDEO: Jefferson Elementary students... Read more
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TribLIVE
West Jefferson Hills superintendent gets raise after first 100 days of workis a Tribune-Review contributing writer. Cases handled by three South Hills ju
TribLIVE / Posted 16 days ago
is a Tribune-Review contributing writer. Cases handled by three South Hills judges South Hills students making strides on PSSA test VIDEO: Jefferson Elementary students participate in Pittsburgh Public Theater's Creative Dramatic program Montour... Read more
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TribLIVE
South Hills students making strides on PSSA test | TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville
TribLIVE / Posted 16 days ago
| TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville StarSouth Hills RecordThe HeraldHampton JournalShaler JournalPine Creek JournalTriblive Online Only South Hills students... Read more
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Times Leader
State test results: Science scores are Luzerne County high pointgifted students. But there are other interesting numbers in the data. This yea
Times Leader / Posted 17 days ago
gifted students. But there are other interesting numbers in the data. This year, as in the past, the real bright spot in PSSA scores for local schools was once again the less-publicized science tests. Since there inception, the science tests have... Read more
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The Morning Call
Is pendulum swinging on standardized testing? Educators, parents hope soBehind law has done more harm than good. As evidence of the damage, critics po
The Morning Call / Posted 19 days ago
Behind law has done more harm than good. As evidence of the damage, critics point to the latest round of scores on the PSSA, which were released last week. Despite years of effort to turn things around, the results barely budged with 42.6... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Standardized test scores drop in NEPApercent in 2016. n 71 percent in literature, down from 74.9 percent in 2016.
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
percent in 2016. n 71 percent in literature, down from 74.9 percent in 2016. Results from the 2017 administration of the PSSA will be used to calculate School Performance Profile scores, which the department of education plans to release in... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Allentown School District Superintendent reviews PSSA resultsALLENTOWN, Pa. - A journey begins with the first step. Allentown School Distri
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 20 days ago
ALLENTOWN, Pa. - A journey begins with the first step. Allentown School District Superintendent Thomas Parker said the PSSA results released Wednesday show the district has a way to go. "It's not what we wanted to see," Parker said of the results... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Test scores fall in NEPApercent in 2016. n 71 percent in literature, down from 74.9 percent in 2016.
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
percent in 2016. n 71 percent in literature, down from 74.9 percent in 2016. Results from the 2017 administration of the PSSA will be used to calculate School Performance Profile scores, which the department of education plans to release in... Read more
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The Morning Call
Students in Lehigh Valley, state still struggle on rigorous standardized testsat 4 percentage points. In releasing the scores, the state Department of Educa
The Morning Call / Posted 21 days ago
at 4 percentage points. In releasing the scores, the state Department of Education noted that starting in the spring, the PSSAs will be reduced by one section each in math and English. The change is being made as part of the department’s plan for... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
State releases PSSA scoresschool-level results from the 2017 Pennsylvania System of School Assessment and
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
school-level results from the 2017 Pennsylvania System of School Assessment and Keystone Exams on Wednesday. Statewide, PSSA scores in English language arts and mathematics saw slight increases over last year, according to PDE. The... Read more
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The Border Mail
Track and field success for Border school at MacKillop athletics trialsat two other school athletics carnivals at regional level. They will head back
The Border Mail / Posted 21 days ago
at two other school athletics carnivals at regional level. They will head back to Sydney in a few weeks time for the NSW PSSA State Athletics Championships, where they will represent the MacKillop athletics team. Meanwhile, relay team member,... Read more
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Philly.com
Test scores inch up in Philly, Pa. schoolsof Education said Wednesday. Statewide, 61 percent of students taking the Penn
Philly.com / Posted 21 days ago
of Education said Wednesday. Statewide, 61 percent of students taking the Pennsylvania System of School Assessment (PSSA) exams this past spring passed the reading tests, and 43 percent passed the math tests. Students in third through eighth... Read more
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The Morning Call
Students in Lehigh Valley, state still struggle on rigorous standardized teststhe most at 4 points. In releasing the scores, the state Department of Educati
The Morning Call / Posted 21 days ago
the most at 4 points. In releasing the scores, the state Department of Education noted that starting this spring, the PSSAs will be reduced by one section each in math and English. The change is being made as part of the department’s plan for... Read more
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Daily Liberal
No rest for Braithwaites with back-to-back finalswell as her soccer achievements, Tayla is also well known for her abilities on
Daily Liberal / Posted 23 days ago
well as her soccer achievements, Tayla is also well known for her abilities on the cricket pitch, making the NSW PSSA girls team last year. Daniel’s also well known for his talent as a second rower for Macquarie and his soccer... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Tamworth Public cuts looseTAMWORTH Public hit top gear in the second half to run away with its second-rou
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 24 days ago
TAMWORTH Public hit top gear in the second half to run away with its second-round State PSSA Boys’ Knockout clash against Tamworth South yesterday. TAMWORTH Public hit top gear in the second half to run away with its second-round State PSSA Boys’... Read more
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Times News
TAMAQUA BOARDto the substitute health room assistants list. • High school testing: ASVAB, P
Times News / Posted 28 days ago
to the substitute health room assistants list. • High school testing: ASVAB, PSAT, Keystone and AP; middle school testing: PSSA ELA, grades 6-8; PSSA Math, grades 6-8; PSSA Science, grade 8; and Keystone Algebra I; elementary testing: Pearson... Read more
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Times News
Tamaqua school boardapproving the following district testing: • High school testing: ASVAB, PSAT,
Times News / Posted 30 days ago
approving the following district testing: • High school testing: ASVAB, PSAT, Keystone and AP. • Middle school testing: PSSA ELA, grades 6-8; PSSA Math, grades 6-8; PSSA Science, grade 8; and Keystone Algebra I. • Elementary testing: Pearson... Read more
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TribLIVE
Fox Chapel Area District Forum to meet Tuesdaythe Dorseyville Middle School auditorium along Saxonburg Boulevard. Administra
TribLIVE / Posted a month ago
the Dorseyville Middle School auditorium along Saxonburg Boulevard. Administrative leaders will provide a status report on PSSA/Keystone scores and school start times. They also will discuss changes to the sex and drug education programs,... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Tamworth Public crowned State PSSA Girls hockey championsA three-goal first half set Tamworth Public on their way to the State PSSA girl
Northern Daily Leader / Posted a month ago
A three-goal first half set Tamworth Public on their way to the State PSSA girls hockey title. Tamworth Public School’s girls hockey side embodied the saying that a champion team will beat a team of champions as they won the State PSSA title for the... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Kiani stars at touch titlesHillvue Public School's Kiani Duckett has again been a standout at the PSSA cha
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 1 months ago
Hillvue Public School's Kiani Duckett has again been a standout at the PSSA championships. PARTY TIME: North West celebrate at the PSSA touch tournament. Kiani Duckett of Hillvue Public School has been named in the PSSA girls touch side for the... Read more
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Western Advocate
Sloan is hoping Whitfield can starwith the star midfielder this year. The under 12 Bathurst Giants talent, who r
Western Advocate / Posted 1 months ago
with the star midfielder this year. The under 12 Bathurst Giants talent, who represented Central West AFL and the Western PSSA sides this season, gets recognition on game day when Whitfield does something impressive. “Each time his player –... Read more
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Manning River Times
Kurt Walters named in three NSW sidesbe in Western Australia for 13 days. Kurt will be home for a couple of weeks be
Manning River Times / Posted 1 months ago
be in Western Australia for 13 days. Kurt will be home for a couple of weeks before he jets to Adelaide with the NSW PSSA team to play in the Pacific School Games. Related content Kurt is the Manning River Times-Iguana Sportstar of the... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Blues ready for home tilthelm with Bede Maher this week with Maher’s usual coaching partner Peter Mead a
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 1 months ago
helm with Bede Maher this week with Maher’s usual coaching partner Peter Mead away on state duties. He’s coaching the NSW PSSA boys side in Canberra. They have had a strong North West junior competition campaign so far with only the one loss.... Read more

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