Credit recovery class instructor Mike Bellissimo, standing, helps students, grades 9-12 focus their online studies during the second half of their computer lab at Sanderson High School, Raleigh, NC Thursday, September 1, 2016. Courses such as these are credited with helping reduce the dropout rate and improve the graduation rate in Wake County.
Credit recovery class instructor Mike Bellissimo, standing, helps students, grades 9-12 focus their online studies during the second half of their computer lab at Sanderson High School, Raleigh, NC Thursday, September 1, 2016. Courses such as these are credited with helping reduce the dropout rate and improve the graduation rate in Wake County. News & Observer file photo News & Observer file photo
Credit recovery class instructor Mike Bellissimo, standing, helps students, grades 9-12 focus their online studies during the second half of their computer lab at Sanderson High School, Raleigh, NC Thursday, September 1, 2016. Courses such as these are credited with helping reduce the dropout rate and improve the graduation rate in Wake County. News & Observer file photo News & Observer file photo
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