Palm Beach schools sued over minority graduation rates

03/31/08 Seán Kinane
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Low graduation rates, especially among minority students, in the School District of Palm Beach County have led to a lawsuit filed earlier this month by the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU). Muslima Lewis is a senior staff attorney with the ACLU of Florida and director of their Racial Justice Project.

Today, WMNF spoke with Lewis about the lawsuit and about the high school graduation rates in Palm Beach County and in Florida.

Learn more:

ACLU of Florida

School District of Palm Beach County

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