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New grading system likely for Utah high schools for at-risk kids

The Utah Legislature likely will alter its new School Grades accountability system, and one thing is almost certain to change: the way alternative high schools are graded.
Students who are failing in traditional schools turn to alternative schools to help them catch up on credits to graduate. If that’s not possible, the schools help students earn a general education diploma (GED), or an adult education diploma, or move on to a trade school or even to college.
Senate President Wayne Niederhauser ...