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NYC Students More Likely to Graduate High School On Time if They Live in Wealthier Neighborhoods

“This is a gap that was years in the making,” said Measure of America co-director Kristen Lewis. “Right now there aren’t enough good choices for New York City kids.” —  New York Daily News May 11, 2016

New York City’s Stubborn Graduation Gaps

A new study that maps graduation rates by where students live—rather than by schools —highlights the challenge of cutting the link between the socioeconomic status of a student’s home community and his academic achievement. —  The Wall Street Journal May 10, 2016