Marion County’s seven public high schools scored enough points on the FCAT to earn A-grades, but 4 of those were bumped to B-grades because their bottom quartile did not significantly improve. Public Schools Spokesman Kevin Christian says regardless, the student’s hardwork shows in these results.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/Christian2CL.mp3]
Christian says some areas of the grade breakdown need improvement.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/Christian3CL.mp3]
Christian adds the county is very proud of the hardworking students and attributes the success to the collaboration between teachers and students.