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Exit Exams Still Required

By Linda Jacobson — April 18, 2006 1 min read
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Seniors from the West Contra Costa Unified School District who have not passed California’s high school exit exam will have to keep trying if they want to earn a diploma after all. In a 4-1 vote, the board of the 35,000-student district last week defeated a proposal to allow students to graduate if they demonstrated mastery of the curriculum in other ways.

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