More than 7,000 12th-graders across the Tucson area have passed the test

May 22nd, 2017|

By Angela Pittenger Arizona Daily Star May 21, 2017 Updated 13 hrs ago Respond: Write a letter to the editor | Write a guest opinion Kelly Presnell / Arizona Daily Star Soon-to-be-grads march onto the football field at the opening of ceremonies for graduation at Cholla Magnet High School in 2015. An estimated 286 seniors [...]

Texas Latest State to Consider Requiring High School Civics Test

May 11th, 2017|

Texas is the latest state where lawmakers are considering requiring high school students to pass a civics test in order to graduate from high school. A bill that asks students to take the test required of those applying to become U.S. citizens passed the state's House of Representatives last week, according to the Texas Tribune. If the [...]