Tallahassee, Florida - May 12, 2011 -
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Scores for students retaking the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test show less than a third passing the exam after being given another try.
Of the more than 22,000 12th-grade students retaking the FCAT
reading exam, 15 percent passed. Twenty-one percent of about 7,000
seniors passed a retake in math.
Passing both exams is required to receive a regular high school
To pass students must score at least 1,926 points in reading and
1,889 in math. Those scores are at a level two out of five
Retake scores for students in lower grades were slightly higher,
with 22 percent of 11th-grade students passing the reading retake
and 29 percent passing in math.
Scores for students taking the test for a first time will be
released later this year.
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