Test scores

Cedar Rapids students make overall gains in reading, math

More of the Cedar Rapids Community School District’s students are making the grade when it comes to math and reading.

The results for the 2013-14 Iowa Assessments, released earlier this summer, show that 74 percent of district test-ta [...]

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No Child Left Behind's 100 percent requirement hard to meet

Nearly every — if not all — Iowa school district will get a failing grade from the U.S. Department of Education this year.

That's not to say students, teachers, administrators or school boards are any worse than they have been [...]

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