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Students honored for perfect state test scores
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Kershaw County school board members recognize seven students during the boards Oct. 3 meeting for making perfect scores on portions of the S.C. READY test during the previous school year. Earning perfect S.C. READY test scores were (front row, from left) Turner Goff, Lugoff-Elgin Middle; Riley Gibson, North Central Middle; Farrell Shoemake, Dobys Mill Elementary; Emory Gunter, Camden Elementary; Emilee Burgess, Dobys Mill Elementary; Griffin Proctor, Lugoff Elementary; and Sara McCaskill, Lugoff-Elgin Middle. They were congratulated by (back row, from left) Chairman Ron Blackmon and trustees Matt Irick, Dr. James Smith and Derrick Proctor. - photo by Martin L. Cahn
During its Oct. 3 meeting, the Kershaw County Board of School Trustees recognized 12 students who earned perfect scores on standardized tests during the 2016-2017 school year. Five students earned the maximum score on the S.C. PASS, a statewide assessment for students in 4th, 6th and 8th grades in science, and 5th and 7th grades in social studies. PASS test items measure students performance on S.C. Academic Standards, The test items are aligned to the standards for each subject and grade level.