Examples of proficiency in a Sentence
surprised by his proficiency at the game after only the briefest explanation of the rules
acquired proficiency at golf through long hours of practice
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The percentage of black students reaching proficiency on standardized tests in public schools is between 20 and 30 percentage points below the levels of white students.
Students with limited English proficiency had an 8 percent success rate.
State testing on kindergarten readiness has found disparities across economic status and English proficiency.
Indiana also wants to add a new academic indicator to the grading system — English language proficiency.
The Tribune looked at 16 other plans submitted so far to the federal government, and the proficiency goals varied.
Hundreds of Baltimore-area immigrant students and many others statewide may need to repeat or take additional English language classes next school year after state education officials retroactively raised the standards for English proficiency.
All night, his band embroidered his songs with upscale leads and displays of keen proficiency.
Older Charlotte Chinese Academy students, for the first time, will take the HSK, a Chinese proficiency exam.
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