Public schools in Bow Valley achieve ‘exceptional’ results

Canadian Rockies Public Schools (CRPS) might not be the biggest school division in the province, but it may be one of the brightest.

Earlier this month, Alberta Education released the latest batch of provincial achievement test (PATs) and diploma exam results, which show CRPS has improved in some areas and surpassed provincial goals in others.

Test results are managed in two categories, standard of excellence and acceptable standard. The first category, according to the Alberta Education website, refers to students who demonstrate a mastery of the core subject material while the latter includes students who demonstrate an understanding of the subject material. Read the full story at the Rocky Mountain Outlook.