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AzMerit scores on the rise at Williams schools
Williams Unified School District showed significant passing percent increases in AzMerit scores for 2016. Wendy Howell/WGCN
Williams Unified School District showed significant passing percent increases in AzMerit scores for 2016. Wendy Howell/WGCN
WILLIAMS, Ariz. - Superintendent Rick Honsinger was pleased with the preliminary results of the 2016 Arizona's Measurement of Educational Readiness to Inform Teaching (AzMerit) testing for Williams Unified School District (WUSD) and expects those scores to continue to rise over the next few years he said at the Aug. 10 governing board meeting.

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