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State Board of Education Reveals 2019 PARCC Scores for Area Schools

New information from the Illinois State Board of Education gives us an insight into how school age children are performing.  The report is based on results from the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) exam from the 2019 school year.  In Illinois overall, 36.7% of students passed the PARCC English/Language Arts exam and 34.8% were proficient in math.

In our area, Mt. Carmel area students led the way in English and Language Arts with a 37.3.  NCOE was next at 34.2 followed by Edwards County at 33.9%.  Hamilton County scored a 27.7% composite and Carmi-White County scored just 25.4%.

Mt. Carmel students also led the area in Math with 32.2% proficient in the subject.  Edwards County was next at 24.6% followed by Gallatin County at 23.9% and Grayville at 23.5%.  Hamilton County came in at 18.1%.  Carmi-White County scored a 16.5% and NCOE scored far lower at just 7.3%.

PARCC passage rates of area schools in 2019.

Gallatin High School 23.9 23.9
Galatia High School 16.6 20
Cisne High School 22.6 6.5
Norris City-Omaha-Enfield High School 34.2 7.3
Eldorado High School 26.7 8.1
Edwards County High School 33.9 24.6
Wayne City High School 12.9 12.9
Mount Carmel High School 37.3 32.2
Carmi-White County High School 25.4 16.5
Carrier Mills-Stonefort High School 10 13.3
Harrisburg High School 22.8 8.1
Fairfield Community High School 25 14.1
Grayville Junior Senior High School 17.6 23.5
Hamilton County Junior/Senior High School 27.7 18.1
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