SB 258: Student Assessment in Public Schools
GENERAL BILL by Bullard
Student Assessment in Public Schools; Terminates the administration of the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT) to students in grades 9 through 12. Requires that the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT) replace the grade 10 FCAT for purposes of measuring a student's knowledge and skills. Requires that students earn passing scores on the PSAT/NMSQT to qualify for a standard high school diploma. Provides for application beginning with students entering grade 9 in the 2012-2013 school year, etc.
Last Action: 5/7/2011 Senate - Died in Education Pre-K - 12
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
- Education Pre-K - 12 (ED)
- Higher Education (HE)
- Budget (BC)
• Referred to Education Pre-K - 12; Higher Education; Budget -SJ 29
• Introduced -SJ 29
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Education Pre-K - 12
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