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Disparity in ‘advanced’ scores on MCAS tests

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Disparities in ‘advanced’ SCORES

A Globe review of area school districts that participate in the Metco program found a large gap between the percentages of white and African-American 10th-graders earning “advanced” scores on last spring’s MCAS exams. For a full list, go to Page 7.

SOURCE: Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education

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