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Achievement gap continues to disturb MV Whisman

Original post made on May 6, 2008

The Mountain View Whisman school district's annual report was released this spring, and administrators, faced with persistently low test scores from Hispanic students, are hoping to raise cultural awareness in a district-wide effort to close the steep achievement gap.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, May 2, 2008, 12:00 AM

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Posted by William Symons
a resident of Waverly Park
on May 6, 2008 at 10:15 am

I applaud all MVWSD is doing to raise the bar for Hispanic students, but I hope they will also strive to raise the bar for ALL students.

William


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