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    Families for Excellent Schools just released a paper, "The Forgotten Fourth," on the devastating status of public education in New York City - one fourth of all schools are failing students.

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Press Release - New Campaign for Education Equality

New York, NY – The Coalition for Education Equality announced the launch of a new campaign to combat educational inequality in New York City on Wednesday morning. The campaign, animated by the depth and breadth of a crisis that has trapped 143,000 students in persistently failing schools, will feature a major parent rally in New York City in October.   

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New York Post: Success Academy Test Scores

Success Academy is living up to its name. An astounding 93.9 percent of Success students passed the Common Core math exam and 64.5 percent passed the English proficiency test, a significant jump from last year and more than double the pass rate of all public schools citywide.

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