Racial disparities within Howard County classes

Howard County schools are among the most integrated in the state, but white students are more likely than black students to be placed in advanced classes. In Howard County, the percentage of white students enrolled in Advanced Placement and Gifted/Talented classes is higher than that of black students. Meanwhile, the percentage of black students enrolled in remedial classes is at least three times higher than that of white students.

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