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Latino Students and the Massachusetts Public Schools
Gastón Institute Publications
  • Miren Uriarte, University of Massachusetts Boston
  • Lisa Chavez
Document Type
Research Report
Publication Date
This report presents basic information about Latino students in the public schools of Massachusetts. First, recent population data on Latino youth and public school enrollment are presented, highlighting those areas of the Commonwealth where Latinos are densely concentrated. The report then proceeds to the achievement of Latino students in the schools, highlighting recently published cohort dropout data and MCAS test results for Latinos. Finally, the report examines the after-high-school plans of Latino graduates.

A report prepared for the Mauricio Gastón Institute for Latino Community Development and Public Policy at the University of Massachusetts Boston.

Community Engaged/Serving
No, this is not community-engaged.
Citation Information
Miren Uriarte and Lisa Chavez. "Latino Students and the Massachusetts Public Schools" (2000)
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