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Report: Arizona children of color face disparity in opportunity, achievement. Please see related story

| October 25, 2017
Report: Arizona children of color face disparity in opportunity, achievement. Please see related story

In Arizona, less than 20 percent of Hispanic fourth-graders scored at or above proficient in reading, 19 percent of black eighth-graders scored at or above proficient in math, and only 16 percent of young American Indian adults have completed an associate’s degree or higher.

Those are findings of the new “Race for Results” report from the private Annie E. Casey Foundation, which focuses on improving the well-being of American children.

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