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District holds steady in difficult SBAC year


In a testing year that tripped up students across the state, Colchester pupils notched a generally impressive performance on the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium, ranking above the state average in five of the seven age groups measured. Students in grades three through eight and 11 took the SBAC, a standardized test that replaced the New…

Students shine on standardized tests


Vermont outpaced the national average on last spring’s standardized student tests, and Colchester outpaced Vermont. School-by-school results from the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium tests taken last spring in grades 3-8 and grade 11 were released last week. The test measures student proficiency in the national Common Core curriculum and replaces the former New England Common…