We were called into a faculty meeting today and told that we are in the bottom 10% (or smaller) of the state academically.
A district official stood up and told us that the students from our high school are treated as if they are dummies because they attend/graduate from our school, because we rank so low.
We were told about this grant and that grant that we can go after.
Doesn't it begin with the students? And how can we change them from the learned helplessness that they live with?
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