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Some MS students will take online standardized tests

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Fifth and eighth grade students will soon take their standardized Mississippi science test on-line.

The online tests will be a first and school districts are preparing students for the change.

Some are even taking practice tests on-line this week.

In the past, the tests were taken in May and the results came back in August.

The on-line tests will allow for a quicker turnaround on results, allowing teachers more time to adjust their lesson plans.

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