The Road to Higher Education for Black and Latino Males

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  • Labeling Minority Males
  • Graduation Success Rates
  •  Higher Education Preparation
  • New York Stands Up
  • Digging Deeper
  • The Results
  • Improving Success Rates Across the Nation
  • A Look at Black and Latino Males High School Performance
  • The Overview

Higher Education Preparation

Only 9.3 percent of Black and 11.4 percent of Latino men who entered high school in 2006 as ninth graders were deemed “college ready” four years later. Only 6.2 percent of Black males and nine percent of Latino males graduated in 2010 with Advanced Regents Diplomas, compared to 34.3 percent of white men.

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