Washington test scores http://kplu.org en Wash. Students Outscore Hungary, Australia in Math, Science http://kplu.org/post/wash-students-outscore-hungary-australia-math-science <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Washington state students rank in the top 10 for&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">math and science when compared with their counterparts in other countries, according to a&nbsp;</span><a href="http://nces.ed.gov/nationsreportcard/studies/naep_timss/profiles.aspx" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">new batch of test scores</a>.</p><p>Washington's&nbsp;eighth&nbsp;graders tested better than the&nbsp;national average in both subjects. And scores here are higher than those in Ontario, Canada; Hungary, and Australia.</p><p> Fri, 25 Oct 2013 06:02:57 +0000 Florangela Davila 10647 at http://kplu.org Superintendent: Wash. Student Test Scores Flat in 2013 http://kplu.org/post/superintendent-wash-student-test-scores-flat-2013 <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 15.199999809265137px; line-height: 15px;">Student test scores in Washington state are relatively flat this year.</p><div style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 15.199999809265137px; line-height: 15px;"><p>State Superintendent Randy Dorn said Monday that some grades and subjects showed small improvements while others saw small declines. He said the achievement gap between kids of different ethnic and economic groups remained persistent.</p> Mon, 26 Aug 2013 18:43:53 +0000 Mike Baker 9756 at http://kplu.org Superintendent: Wash. Student Test Scores Flat in 2013 Washington students tops on SAT http://kplu.org/post/washington-students-tops-sat <p>Washington students appear to be acing one test, the SAT test.&nbsp;</p><p>Average scores were the highest in the nation among states where more than 50 percent of eligible students take the college-entrance exam. Wed, 14 Sep 2011 21:11:16 +0000 Paula Wissel 2629 at http://kplu.org Washington students tops on SAT