The Road to Higher Education for Black and Latino Males

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

The Overview

Overall, Black and Latino males are often on the lowest part of the educational ladder. NYC has the sixth largest Black-White male gap in four-year high school graduation rates among urban districts that enroll 10,000 or more Black male students. Furthermore, around 60 percent of Blacks and 60 percent of Latinos graduate within four years.

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