23 Apr 2010

American Samoa releases territorial education report card

12:59 pm on 23 April 2010

The Department of Education in American Samoa has released the first ever Territorial Report Card, which tracks student achievement in standardised tests.

The report card also reports on student demographics, attendance, graduation rate, and teacher credentials and attendance.

According to the report, 14,071 were enrolled in public education in elementary and secondary levels as of October 2009.

The graduation rate for high school students in 2007-08 school year was close to 95 percent.