Thursday, June 15, 2006

2006 School Scores Just Released

FCAT scores for the State of Florida were released yesterday. 30 schools statewide must be restructed as they fail to meet federal academic standards. These schools are title 1 schools which receive certain federal funding, in addition, these school have failed the FCAT 5 years in row. Restructing consists of state taking over the schools with private firms running them, instead of the county. Among some Central Florida schools are Catalina, Ivey Lane, Palmetto Elementary schools in Orange county and Endeavour Elementary in Brevard. In addition, Jones Highschool in Orange county is being considered. No Orange county highschool received A rating. To see a school grades contact the counties website for more information.