Wake Ed

August 7, 2014

Community identifies Wake County school system’s top priorities

The three goals that received the most votes were recruiting, developing and retaining high-quality employees (84 percent); providing a rigorous, appropriate education at all academic levels (62 percent); and graduating students on-time, college and career ready, and preventing dropouts (58 percent).

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