State Superintendent Mark Johnson discusses North Carolina's record 86.5 percent graduation rate and how 73.7 percent of schools are meeting growth goals on state tests. T. Keung Hui khui@newsobserver.com
State Superintendent Mark Johnson discusses North Carolina's record 86.5 percent graduation rate and how 73.7 percent of schools are meeting growth goals on state tests. T. Keung Hui khui@newsobserver.com

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