Sarah Leitner

80 Percent of Philly Public School Students Test Below Proficient

National test scores for 2013 show the performance of Philadelphia’s public school students remains essentially unchanged since 2009, with 80 percent of students testing below proficient. The National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), called the Nation’s Report Card, is the only national assessment for students across the U.S. Philadelphia’s scores were compared with other urban […]