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Perham-Dent School District: State test scores a mixed bag

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Despite promising scores in some areas, the Perham-Dent School District has room for improvement in future rounds of state testing.

Last week, the Minnesota Department of Education released the results of the 2013 Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment (MCA) tests.


“My initial reaction was that it is a mixed bag,” said Perham Superintendent Mitch Anderson.

Overall, the high school performed very well, while the lower grades generally came in near or below state averages.

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