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CPS: Reading, math scores improve in grades 2 to 8

Chicago Public Schools CEO BarbarByrd-Bennett

Chicago Public Schools CEO Barbara Byrd-Bennett

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Updated: September 9, 2014 6:22AM



Chicago Public Schools released its analysis Thursday of the standardized test scores it uses to rate teachers, schools and principals, saying that students in grades two through eight showed improvement in both reading and math — though only seventh- and eighth-graders met national reading averages.

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