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Column: Eliminate prejudices, violent stigma surrounding 'thug image'

The Newtonite September 8, 2014

by Peter Diamond There is an undeniable racial achievement gap in this school. Honors and AP classes almost all have a white majority, and despite its core value of diversity and programs dedicated to...

Forbes reflects on experience

The Newtonite August 1, 2011

[media-credit name="courtesy Jack Prior" align="alignleft" width="191"][/media-credit]Junior Carla Forbes, a METCO student, ran in the division one championships in May, 2011. Photo courtesy Jack Prior by...

Program ‘eliminates racial imbalance’ in schools

The Newtonite August 1, 2011

by Julia Oran Through the Metropolitan Council for Educational Opportunity (METCO), which is state-funded through the Department of Education, students of color from Boston are brought to “predominantly...

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