North central Florida counties see higher standardized test scores
North central Florida students saw better than standardized test scores in 2019.
Some of the most impressive gains in math included Dixie County which saw a 10% jump from last year. With a 76% pass rate, Union County had the third-highest rate in the state.
The state average in math was 61%.
In English, Gilchrist County students had the highest success rate in north central Florida with 66%. Columbia County students also saw growth with a 6% jump over 2018.
The state average in English was 55%.