NotesFAQContact Us
Collection
Advanced
Search Tips
Showing all 2 results Save | Export
Mac Iver, Martha Abele; Farley-Ripple, Elizabeth – Center for Social Organization of Schools, Johns Hopkins University, 2007
KIPP Ujima Village Academy is a member of the KIPP (Knowledge is Power) National Network of schools. The Baltimore KIPP serves approximately 300 students in Northwest Baltimore in grades 5-8; the school opened in Fall 2002 and converted to a charter school in 2005. This study analyzes four cohorts of 5th grade students in the Baltimore City Public…
Descriptors: Charter Schools, Academic Achievement, Grade 5, Longitudinal Studies
Balfanz, Robert; West, Thomas C. – Center for Social Organization of Schools, Johns Hopkins University, 2006
This is the first in a series of briefs examining the progress in raising high school graduation rates over the past decade. During this period, the prevailing belief has been that all students who wanted to or needed to graduate did so. However, it is now recognized that in every state there are too many communities and schools where high school…
Descriptors: High Schools, Graduation Rate, Incidence, Human Capital