Wake Ed

August 7, 2014

Groups differ on importance of preparing Wake County students for college

On an online survey, 81 percent of Wake County parents and 80 percent of students ranked being prepared to go to college as being very important. That percentage was only 51 percent for school staff and 49 percent for community members.

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