Local high schools’ ACT scores mixed
by Neighbor Staff
04:35 PM, Friday, August 28
Local high schools had mixed results in the American College Testing (ACT) exam, according to scores released Wednesday by the Georgia Department of Education. The ACT is an alternative to the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT), and the highest score ...

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