School diversity

In a continuing sign of what may be the most difficult and ugly battle ahead for New York City school officials, parents flooded a meeting and held a protest rally at a middle school in Jamaica on Thursday.
An op-ed from students Ayana Smith, a senior at University Heights High School, and Cameron Leo, a junior at the Bronx High School of Science.
'These recommendations do not match the scale or the urgency of the crisis of segregation in our schools.'
'De Blasio, where are you sir? I have a problem and you need to fix it. I am tired of living in a world that was not built for me to succeed.'
Only 3% of black students scored high enough to gain entry into NYC's elite schools this year.
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