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2010 Spotlight

High-Poverty Public Schools

List of Figures

Figure 1

Percentage distribution of secondary public school types, by percentage of students in school eligible for free or reduced-price lunch (FRPL): School year 2007–08

Figure 2

Percentage of public schools identified as Title I schools, by level and percentage of students in school eligible for free or reduced-price lunch (FRPL): School year 2007–08

Figure 3

Percentage of public schools in each locale type, by level and percentage of students in school eligible for free or reduced-price lunch (FRPL): School year 2007–08

Figure 4

Percentage distribution of public elementary and secondary school students in specified racial/ethnic groups, by percentage of students in school eligible for free or reduced-price lunch (FRPL): School year 2007–08

Figure 5

Percentage of public school students who were limited-English proficient (LEP), by level and percentage of students in school eligible for free or reduced-price lunch (FRPL): School year 2007–08

Figure 6

Percentage of public schools recording violent incidents that occurred at school, by number of incidents and percentage of students in school eligible for free or reduced-price lunch (FRPL): School year 2007–08

Figure 7

Percentage distribution of full-time public secondary school teachers, by highest level of educational attainment and the percentage of students in school eligible for free or reduced-price lunch (FRPL): School year 2007–08

Figure 8

Average 8th-grade reading scale scores, by percentage of students in school eligible for free or reduced-price lunch (FRPL): Selected years, 1998 through 2009

Figure 9

Average 8th-grade mathematics scale scores, by percentage of students in school eligible for free or reduced-price lunch (FRPL): Selected years, 2000 through 2009

Figure 10

Average music and visual arts NAEP scale scores for 8th-grade students, by percentage of students in school eligible for free or reduced-price lunch (FRPL): 2008

Figure 11

Administrator reports of the average percentage of 12th-graders from secondary public schools graduating high school and the average percentage of graduates attending 4-year institutions, by percentage of students in school eligible for free or reduced-price lunch (FRPL): School year 2007–08

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