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1 in 5 fail portion of Grade 10 MCAS

Addition of science to exam a factor

By James Vaznis
Globe Staff / September 17, 2008

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The percentage of sophomores who passed the MCAS exam on the first try this year declined for the first time because thousands of students failed the science section, a new graduation requirement, according to statewide scores released yesterday. (Full article: 1152 words)

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