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Low-performing schools to get help

CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- The West Virginia Board of Education has identified 32 low-performing schools across the state that will get additional support to meet the needs of their students.Officials say the pending list of priority schools are among the lowest 5 percent of schools based on student achievement and a historical lack of progress over three years.
The weaknesses of the schools will be outlined and each will be given a roadmap to success based on its specific needs.State Superintendent of Schools Jim Phares says that officials will work with the schools and their county school systems to implement improvements.A school can exit the priority status if it no longer satisfies the initial criteria and it demonstrates successful school turnaround strategies after three years.
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