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Latino Students in Chelsea: An Educational Profile
Gastón Institute Publications
  • Lorna Rivera, University of Massachusetts Boston
Document Type
Fact Sheet
Publication Date
4-1-2003
Abstract
With financial support from the National Council of La Raza, the Gastón Institute is developing "Educational Profiles" for the sixteen Massachusetts public school districts with the highest Latino student enrollments: Boston, Springfield, Lawrence, Worcester, Holyoke, Lowell, Lynn, Chelsea, New Bedford, Brockton, Fitchburg, Salem, Chicopee, Framingham, Haverhill, and Somerville. The profiles present basic data provided by the Massachusetts Department of Education including information on student enrollment, MCAS results, dropout rates, and student aspirations. We hope this information will be used by Latino students, parents, educators, and policy-makers to make informed decisions and improve public education for Latino students in Massachusetts.
Comments

Fourth in a series of fact sheets on education in Massachusetts.

Community Engaged/Serving
No, this is not community-engaged.
Citation Information
Lorna Rivera. "Latino Students in Chelsea: An Educational Profile" (2003)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/lorna_rivera/2/