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School district testing report looks at 2008-09 test results, other activities


WILLMAR -- Testing in fall and spring in the 2008-09 school year indicated that students in Willmar grew academically during the school year.

However, the district did not make enough progress to meet state and federal education requirements.

The two types of tests tell the district very different things, Danith Clausen told the Willmar School Board. Clausen is the district's director of curriculum and instruction.

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Linda Vanderwerf

I cover education issues for the West Central Tribune and have worked for the paper since 1995. I have worked in journalism since 1981.

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