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Is your school worth one star or five? D.C. officials approve new rating system

By Alejandra Matos
March 23, 2017

In a 6-to-3 vote, the D.C. State Board of Education approved the new ratings plan from the Office of the State Superintendent of Education (OSSE) on Wednesday evening. Parents will now be able to compare all D.C. public schools, traditional and charter, under a newly approved rating system that assigns each school in the district one to five stars based on test scores, attendance and other measures.

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