Urgency is needed to ensure Minnesota schools serve all students. Recent high school graduation data shows that we’re failing our students of color.
The latest national figures for graduation rates (2016-17) for African American and Hispanic students placed us 50th among the 50 states. Our graduation rates for Native American students ranked 49th out of 50.
Recently, we launched a major public service campaign to call attention to Minnesota’s glaring achievement gaps and push for workable solutions. The campaign includes billboards, transit wraps, and social media posts.
To learn more about the inequities in Minnesota’s education system, visit this webpage.