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HCPS Supt. to discuss student achievement results

HCPS Supt. to discuss student achievement results

TAMPA, Fla. (970 WFLA) - Hillsborough County Public Schools Superintendent Maryellen Elia will hold a  news conference at 1 p.m. on Wednesday to discuss new student achievement results. There are two sets of data being released tomorrow.

According to a news release from HCPS:

1)High school grades will be released tomorrow morning. Superintendent Elia will be joined by some high school principals who can talk about their results.

2)The National Assessment of Educational Progress (commonly referred to the nation's report card) will release date comparing HCPS 4th and 8th graders to their peers in major cities such as Boston, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Charlotte, etc. NEAP provides data on national educational trends. They rarely report results at the district level. HCPS is one of only two Florida districts whose results will be reported. Superintendent Elia will talk about how HCPS 4th and 8th graders compare to their peers in 20 other large school districts in math and reading.



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