New Orleans school graduation rate slides nearly 6 points in five years; officials eye solutions as

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New Orleans Advocate

Jun 26, 12:00 AM

New Orleans school graduation rate slides nearly 6 points in five years; officials eye solutions as progress plateaus

In recent years, the officials in charge of public education in New Orleans have been able to claim steady progress, if not outright victory. Their position has been that the public school system, if not fixed, at least is improving. But that makes the latest news on high school graduation rates all the more worrying.

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