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AR Schools That Need Improvement

The state has tentatively listed 219 Arkansas schools as needing improvement under the federal No Child Left Behind Act.

3 of those are in the Jonesboro district.

The schools on the list were singled out because a specific subgroup of children failed to perform adequately on standardized tests.

Jonesboro schools on the list were West Elementary, Annie Camp, and Douglas Macarthur Junior High schools.

Parents of children in listed schools will have the option of transferring their children to another school within the district.

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