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Summit High School Among New Jersey’s ACT College and Career Transition Exemplars for 2016-17

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SUMMIT, NJ - The ACT has included Summit High School in a select group of high schools in New Jersey designated to receive the ACT 'College and Career Transition Award'. High schools were identified based on ACT test data and high school demographics. ACT State Councils -- comprised of education and workforce professionals from all 50 states -- selected the school for state exemplar designation.

Established in 2013, the annual ACT College and Career Readiness Campaign celebrates achievement and creates awareness around the goal of college and career readiness for all. ACT developed the campaign to illuminate individuals and institutions doing more with less, overcoming personal or community obstacles, and serving as examples to others working to improve the condition of college and career readiness for all.

The campaign identifies exemplars in each of four categories -- students, high schools, postsecondary institutions, and employers -- for each participating state. 

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