More Marietta students than usual took the ACT last year, and for the first time in three years they have outperformed the national average, the school system announced.
The average composite score for 2017-18 a Marietta High School student was 21.2 out of a maximum of 36. The Georgia average this year, according to the data, was 21.4 and the national average was 20.8  Marietta's average last year was 20.8 and 21.1 the year before. 19659004] Like Cobb County News now on Facebook | Follow us on Twitter
The Wall Street Journal reported that more high school graduates than anyone else who have taken the college entrance exam are not ready for university study credits and that math readiness is at a 1
The average ACT score for students enrolled this year at the University of Georgia is 30, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution previously reported.
The number of Marietta students who passed the test rose from 155 in 2016 to 210 in the previous year
The Marietta City Schools reported that they had seven students with perfect grades in the reading, three, who rocked English, two who nailing science and a Brainiac in mathematics.
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An aspiring senior, Andy Chinuntdet, has mastered the entire Shebang.
Less than a tenth of 1 percent of test takers do so, the ACT said
With this perfect score and his GPA of 4.5, he hopes to study aerospace engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology or Georgia Tech, MCS said before moving to a job at SpaceX or NASA.
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