Wake Ed

April 2, 2014

Crime and dropouts down in Wake County schools but short-term suspensions up

The Wake County school system saw a drop in school violence, the high school dropout rate and long-term suspensions but an increase in short-term suspensions in the 2012-13 school year.

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