Should the “best” high schools in America consider attrition rates?

Here are the U.S. News rankings of the “best” high schools in America. Allegedly. Apparently no one bothered to look at attritionrates. Amistad Academy is identified as the “best” high school in the state. No one noticed that 75% of its students disappeared between 6th and 12th grade. Hmmm. After reading Gary Rubinstein’s post this […]

via Is This the “Best” High School in Connecticut? — Diane Ravitch’s blog

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