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  12/11/2012, Kislev 27, 5773

International Test Scores for 4th and 8th Graders Due

Results for the TIMSS mathematics and science tests for eighth graders and the PIRLS language-skills test for fourth graders are scheduled to be published on Tuesday.

Five years ago, Israeli students placed 24th among the 42 countries taking part in the mathemics test and 25th in the science results. Six years ago, Israel placed 31st out of 45 countries in the reading test.