3:37 pm
Fri October 3, 2014

School Test Score Rankings Look Similar to Last Year But Show Improvement

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Many of the same schools rounded out the top and bottom of this year’s Kentucky Department of Education test score rankings in our region.

Murray Independent Schools was No. 1 in western Kentucky once again with a nearly 5-point lead over Marshall County Schools, placing second.

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10:45 am
Tue November 13, 2012

November Conversation with MSU President Dr. Randy Dunn

Dr. Dunn joined Chad Lampe for his monthly chat at WKMS last week. In this conversation Dr. Dunn discusses MSU's enrollment growth and hones in on some of the specifics, including an uptick in first time freshman students and significant growth in international student enrollment.

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12:33 pm
Tue October 9, 2012

Release of State Test Results Could Be Delayed

The results of the state's new tests for public school students could be delayed until November. Board of Education officials had originally said scores would be released sometime late October. The state Department of Education has been telling school districts and members of the public for months to expect the scores from the new K-PREP tests to be lower than the scores have been for the Commonwealth Accountability Testing System, or CATS, especially in math and reading.

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