Avon Maitland’s Grade 9 students are above average when it comes to math.
The results from last year’s EQAO testing show that 90% of Academic students hit the provincial standard, compared to 85% in the rest of Ontario.
Applied students were well above the provincial average, with 61% achieving the standard, compared to 47% across the province.
District students also made gains on the Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test.
81% met or exceeded the standard, up two points from last year.