No Child Left Behind

That’s according to data from the Michigan School Accountability Scorecards, the system to keep tabs on schools under the federal No Child Left Behind act. See how Kalamazoo Schools fared here:

Michigan is at risk of losing a federal waiver and nearly $28-million in funding

StudentsFirst and Democrats for Education Reform sent a letter to the U.S. Secretary of Education asking for test scores and graduation rates from No Child Left Behind states across the country. Michigan and several other states are due to renew waivers that bypass some of the requirements of the act.

Some school officials say they're worried that the new system might actually cause more confusion about how well schools are doing.