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The magnet chasm in black and non-black



Pinellas Superintendent Julie Janssen emailed this spread sheet to school board members yesterday, on the heels of data that shows the huge achievement gaps between magnet and non-magnet students in Pinellas high schools. For the latest set, the district disaggregated the magnet data between black and non-black students.

In some schools, the percentages of black students reading at grade level are in single digits.

[Last modified: Wednesday, October 20, 2010 10:20am]


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