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Pinellas County's CAT program one of Top 20 high schools in U.S., Newsweek says



A St. Petersburg high school magnet program is one of the top 20 high school programs in the country, according to Newsweek magazine.

Lakewood High School's Center for Advanced Technologies (CAT) ranked No. 15 in the nation, according to the magazine's formula. It is one of five Florida high schools to make the top 20 list.

Newsweek ranked high schools "based on how hard school staffs work to challenge students with advanced placement college-level courses and tests," the article says.

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[Last modified: Tuesday, July 13, 2010 10:08am]


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