04/20/15 12:02pm
JULIE LANE PHOTO Superintendent Leonard Skuggevik hadn’t expected almost half of eligible students to opt out of Common Core testing this month.

JULIE LANE PHOTO
Superintendent Leonard Skuggevik hadn’t expected almost half of eligible students to opt out of Common Core testing this month.

Shelter Island Superintendent Leonard Skuggevik was anticipating a few students might opt out of the Common Core state exams.  But statistics he confirmed Monday morning show  almost half the students in grades three to eight opted out of the tests. (more…)