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A Winning School: Lessons from a Highly Successful Massachusetts High School

Original post made by CoolSchool, Barron Park, on Jun 1, 2012

This is a fascinating account of how a high school makes itself successful. Are there any schools like this in Santa Clara County?

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Posted by Wow
a resident of Charleston Meadows
on Jun 2, 2012 at 10:32 am

I would love to have a school like that around here. What a breath of fresh air.


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Posted by Marie
a resident of Midtown
on Jun 2, 2012 at 2:41 pm

Marie is a registered user.

Sounds like a great school.

Palo Alto's high schools might have a slightly higher dropout rate but still very low. And they have a much higher rate of kids attending college - well over 90% I think. It was 95% when my kids graduated, 80% to four year schools. So I think we should be very proud of our local high schools as well.