By The Irishman and Brian Hews
According to California’s School Dashboard, IUSD suffers from chronic absenteeism, has a mid-level suspension rate, an acceptable graduation rate, mid-level English Language Arts, and the children are average in mathematics.
In 2012, the California Department of Education (CDE) showed IUSD with 23 schools Enrollment stood at just over 11,000 students. The students are predominantly Latino (57.4%) and African American (39.3%).
Recently California updated the Dashboard, indicating IUSD now serves 7,275 students in 19 schools; they lost four schools and nearly 4,000 students.
The Board of Education is committed to once again “providing transformational leadership;” fertile ground for the Megataxers.
The Board engaged Oakland-based Clifford Moss for Community Outreach, and Duarte Unified’s Ken Bell and Azusa’s Bradley Patterson, used their campaign contributions to pay Clifford Moss.
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