Michigan Schools Superintendent

6:23 am
Fri February 8, 2013

Battle Creek Public Schools praised by State Schools Superintendent

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State Superintendent Michael Flanagan tours a school every month, this is his first visit to school in Battle Creek
The state's top school executive on Thursday praised Battle Creek Public Schools for a "spirit (and) enthusiasm" he said can't be measured by standardized tests, but defended the state's ranking system that puts BCPS schools near the bottom of the list for performance on those tests.