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Area students again ahead of state on exams

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With just two exceptions in one subject, area students again bested their peers statewide on scores for the past school term’s state testing.


The exceptions on the Wisconsin Knowledge Concepts Exams (WKCE), taken last fall, from this area were in language, according to results for 2012-13 from the state’s Department of Public Instruction (DPI). The number of Elmwood and Spring Valley students scoring advanced or proficient in that single subject fell below the state average.

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Bill Kirk
Bill Kirk has been editor at the Pierce County Herald in Ellsworth, Wisconsin, since 1988. He holds a bachelors degree in journalism from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. He previously worked in the media distribution department at the University of Minnesota's Minneapolis campus and is past editor of The Tri-County News in Osseo, Wisconsin.
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