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D181 earns 'Bright A+ Award'

Published: Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014 4:44 p.m. CDT • Updated: Friday, Jan. 31, 2014 9:32 a.m. CDT

HINSDALE – Community Consolidated School District 181 has received the SchoolSearch 2013 "Bright A+ Award."

SchoolSearch annually honors the top 5 percent of Illinois’ 868 school districts with this academic excellence honor based on the overall average percentage of the third through eighth grade students who meet or exceed percentages for reading and math on the ISAT (Illinois Standards Achievement Test), according to a D181 news release.

The range for overall average ISAT percentage was 56.77 (lowest) to 99.51 (highest).

D181 was among 60 school districts recognized this year. Elementary/Unit school districts with a percentage of 95.45 or above on this criterion qualified for the award.

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