Decatur Township, not the Indianapolis Public Schools, recorded the lowest graduation rate for Black seniors in the Class of 2012.  That’s one of the results from graduation data released quietly, without fanfare, by the Indiana Department of Education. Statewide, after four straight years of improvement, the graduation rate for African-American students in Indiana’s public high […]

Click Above to Hear Interview. Runs 61 Minutes ©2012 WTLC/Radio One. Afternoons with Amos focused on the release of graduation rates for the high school Class of 2011, especially African-Americans. Amos broke down the data and discussed the results and its meaning with listeners and a panel which included Tammie Barney, VP, Greater Indianapolis Chamber […]

UPDATE: Interview with Indy Chambers Tanni Barney on impact Chamber’s Common Goal Effort had in boosting gaduation rates! Graduation rates for Indiana’s high school students, including African-American high school students, increased dramatically among the Class of 2010, according to data released today (Dec 20th) by the Indiana Department of Education. Statewide, 72.2% of all African-American […]