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Rim Country Middle School Principal Will Dunman works with a student. The school got a “D” in a recent state ranking. Student test scores show the school lags behind the state average — especially in math.

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Middle school students struggle to keep pace

RCMS suffers another ‘D’ in state rankings as scores remain below state, national averages

No Child Left Behind, the Florida reforms, Common Core Standards, Arizona school grading system — a never-ending parade of reforms and measurement systems designed to show the public children are getting an adequate education.


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