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Published in Print: November 24, 2004, as Crowning Achievement

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Compared with 2000, the proportion of 2003 Blue Ribbon public schools that performed well or in the middle tier on state tests increased, while the number of low-performing schools dropped.

 
Percentile
State Schools Cited 1st-49th 50th-89th 90th-99th
California 24 4 18 2
Illinois 6 1 4 1
Indiana 3 0 1 2
Missouri 8 0 3 5
Ohio 10 0 3 7
Pennsylvania 3 0 2 1
Washington 3 0 3 0
Total 57 5 (9%) 34 (60%) 18 (31%)

Vol. 24, Issue 13, Page 14

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