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News - May 27, 2011

District eyes tougher graduation requirements

Goal is to address disparity but school board worries about 'unintended consequences'

by Chris Kenrick

With 18 percent of students graduating from the Palo Alto Unified School District unqualified to enter the University of California and California State University systems, district staff is proposing tougher high school graduation requirements.

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Staff Writer Chris Kenrick can be emailed at ckenrick@paweekly.com.