Reformers who want to split Fresno Unified School District might be wise to look for a box stashed at the Fresno County Office of Education.
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Does Fresno Unified School District have a dropout problem, and if so, how bad is it? The answer varies depending on which school board trustee you talk to. The Bee polled the seven trustees about the district's dropout rate following a special series published last month.
A 2005 Fresno County grand jury report said thousands of Fresno Unified students were failing to graduate because they had little interest in the college-bound curriculum, while the district was making deep cuts to vocational education. Not much has changed.