As the chart shows, Pennsylvania took hundreds of schools off its list of schools not making the adequate yearly progress, or AYP, that is called for by federal education law.
|Aug. 12||Sept. 23|
|Schools meeting AYP||1,358||1,706|
|Schools needing improvement||1,428||1,080|
SOURCE: Pennsylvania Department of Education
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