StudentsFirst en Plan Would Give Pennsylvania Schools Letter Grades <p>A state House proposal aims to make the state attach a simple letter grade to each school and school district in the commonwealth.<br><br>The A through F grades would be based on data that’s already being collected.<br><br>National education reform organization StudentsFirst supports the proposal.<br><br>State director Ashley DeMauro said the report cards would be based on student and teacher performance, relative progress and things like attendance and graduation rates.<br> Tue, 28 May 2013 01:09:39 +0000 Mary Wilson 10291 at