college readiness

6:56 am
Tue July 8, 2014

Analysis Finds Southwest Michigan Students Strongest in English, Weakest in Science

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About 20% hit benchmarks in all four subjects, compared to 18% statewide
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI -- A majority of Kalamazoo-area students in the Class of 2015 are academically prepared for college-level English courses, but more than two-thirds are not yet ready for college math or science, according to analysis of the ACT college-entrance exam scores released Monday.
2:48 pm
Tue June 25, 2013

College readiness increases in Southwest Michigan

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Vicksburg, Comstock, Parchment, Bloomingdale, Mendon and Hopkins school districts all increased their college readiness by the double digits.
KALAMAZOO, MI -- Six Kalamazoo-area school districts -- Vicksburg, Comstock, Parchment, Bloomingdale, Mendon and Hopkins -- saw double-digit increases in the percent of high school juniors who tested as fully college-ready this March compared to 2012.