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Author(s):Kahlenberg, R
Title:White students are racially isolated
Organization:The Century Foundation
Short Description:Segregation remained high in 2005-06 for all racial groups except Asians. White students remained the most racially isolated, although they attended schools with slightly more minority students than in the past.
Annotation:Segregation remained high in 2005-06 for all racial groups except Asians. White students remained the most racially isolated, although they attended schools with slightly more minority students than in the past. The average white student attended schools in which 77 percent of their peers were white. Meanwhile, more than half of black and Latino students’ peers were black or Latino, and fewer than one-third of their classmates were white.
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African Americans
Elementary School
High School
Low-Income Students
Middle School
National Perspectives
School Segregation/Integration Data

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