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Schools take issue with new state accountability system

Danica Mendes February 13, 2017

The state of Texas rolled out a new A-F grading system this year to assess individual schools and districts based on standardized testing results. The complex system of sub-population indicators, categories,...

Bryan High earns 5 of 7 distinctions on STAAR

Jennyfer Tucker October 1, 2015

During the 2014-2015 school year, Bryan High earned 5 out of 7 distinctions on the STAAR test and met all standards for the state’s accountability rating. “The STAAR tests accountability ratings include...

Overtesting leads to low performance

adviser May 30, 2012

In high school, students are forced to take various standardized tests that supposedly gauge intelligence and skill. Throughout the year, students take so many practice tests from release TAKS, to benchmarks,...

ASVAB tests students for career aptitude

adviser November 21, 2011

The Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery is an exam that students may take to measure their strengths, weaknesses and potential for future success. ASVAB is provided by the military, and testing...

PSAT registration under way

Emma Raleigh September 19, 2011

The PSAT and PLAN tests will be given at Bryan High School on Wednesday, October 12th. Any 9th-11th students may sign up to take the PSAT beginning Monday, September 19 through Friday, September 30. The...

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