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For More Information Contact the Public Information Office:
    Jon Zlock

    Kathryn Forsyth, Director
    609-292-1126

For Release: September 29, 2004


MEDIA ADVISORY

WHAT: Commissioner of Education William L. Librera will announce New Jersey’s 2004 preliminary Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) results under the federal No Child Left Behind (NCLB) Act.
WHEN: Today, Wednesday, September 29.
11:00 a.m. A news release, a list of the schools that did not make AYP and a list of schools in sanction status will be issued at 11:00 a.m. on the Department of Education’s Web site (www.state.nj.us/education). The news release will also be sent to those receiving this advisory directly and made available on the GENS network.
12:00 noon There will be a 12:00 noon conference call/media availability with the Commissioner and other DOE staff members. Participation in this call is limited to members of the media.

Reporters who wish to participate in the conference call are asked to call the DOE’s Public Information Office at (609) 292-1126 for access information.