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Newspaper Highlights Reduced Drop-out Rate At Our School


The Sacramento Bee this morning highlighted our school in an article headlined Extra effort adds up at Burbank High — dropout rate down 10.4%.

Our principal, I think, says it best in the article:

“I don’t think there are any tricks that work,” said Burbank principal Ted Appel. “I think it’s really about having good classes and good teaching so kids feel like there is a good opportunity to be successful and graduate.”

Author: Larry Ferlazzo

I'm a high school teacher in Sacramento, CA.

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