At least since 1996
The town of Cumberland has "its highest bond rating in history."
— PolitiFact Rhode Island
It was just one test that few schools take
"This year, the Blackstone Valley Mayoral Academy became the first public school in Rhode Island history to have 100 percent of its elementary-age students proficient in reading on state assessments."
$8 million? Try nearly $13 million.
Central Falls "schools are overfunded by state money by as much as $8 million."
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