Education

New School Test Results Show Racial Gap Widens

In this file photo, a high school student at the U.S. prep school Lawrence Academy in Groton, Mass., poses for a photo outside the Campus Center on the Brown University Campus in Providence, RI. (AP Photo/Stephan Savoia)
In this file photo, a high school student at the U.S. prep school Lawrence Academy in Groton, Mass., poses for a photo outside the Campus Center on the Brown University Campus in Providence, RI. (AP Photo/Stephan Savoia)

NEW YORK—While officials focused on modest gains on this year’s state school tests, released Thursday, a closer look at city results reveal a widening gap...




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