Woodlawn principal named Chief Education Officer

Between 1991 and 2001, the percentage of McCosh students scoring at or above norms in reading on the Iowa Tests of Basic Skills rose from 16.1 to 38.2, which is slightly above the citywide average and six percentage points above the average for schools of similar size and poverty level. The percentage of McCosh students scoring at or above norms in math on the Iowa tests rose from 22.8 to 40.7, which is slightly below the citywide average but slightly above average for similar schools.