Report: 1 in 4 California students drop out before graduating
Original post made by june, Ohlone School, on Jul 16, 2008
The achievement gap - the academic chasm that separates black and Latino students from their white and Asian peers - is stark.
A sobering 41.6 percent of black students statewide drop out of school, while just 10.2 percent of Asian students drop out.
Latinos, who make up nearly half of California's public school students and are the fastest-growing demographic, have a dropout rate of 30.3 percent.
What is the drop out rate in PAUSD