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State says local schools need improvement
KFDM News - The Texas Education Agency released the 2014 state accountability system ratings for more than 1,200 school districts and charters and for more than 8,500 campuses.
The ratings reveal 90 percent of school districts and charters across Texas have achieved the rating of Met Standard.
Locally, the Beaumont school district had two middle schools and four elementary schools that showed improvement required.
And in Port Arthur, one high school and one elementary school required improvement.
Click here to view the TEA accountability ratings