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(Un)Equal opportunity: Breaking down demographics at Jefferson
(Un)Equal opportunity: Breaking down demographics at Jefferson
Vikram Achuthan and Pratika Katiyar June 20, 2020

‘TS’. Again. Another year, another disappointing number. Or lack thereof. Established in 1985, Jefferson has an extensive history as a magnet school. Not only does...

The Asian student body is overwhelming compared to that of the African American, Hispanic, and Caucasian population at Jefferson.
Dwindling diversity
November 25, 2018
Being 1.5 in 100
Being 1.5 in 100
February 11, 2018
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A 4th grader at Weyanoke Elementary school listens as freshman Megan Enochs explains the science behind constructing a safe and secure container for the egg drop. Enochs is part of a WISE, in which Jefferson students teach girls from Weyanoke Elementary School about scientific concepts through fun experiments.
Stemming opportunities for the disadvantaged
Pramodani Arulkumar and Niharika Chandna • February 11, 2020

Eraser marks covering the white paper now hidden by grey scribbles. Pencils rushing to complete the test. Pages whooshing as they are flipped through. Each question checked...

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