"We owe it to them," he said. "As a district, I believe we owe it to them."
The exams usually cost about $86 to take, however, those students who wish to retake the exams will take them free of charge. When asked what happens if the students do not score as high the second time as they did the first, Casey said he does not know, but that he is confident that the students are bright and that if they did well the first time, they will do well the second time.
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