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Ellsworth area students again top peers on statewide exams

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With just a few exceptions, area students again topped their peers throughout the state on the latest Wisconsin Knowledge and Concepts Exams (WKCE).


For the fourth consecutive year, the scores for students here were mostly above the average scores across-the-state, according to results released earlier this month. The exams were taken by third through eighth graders plus 10th graders last November.

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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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