CHART: Minority students' share in AP courses grows

December 22, 2013 | 6:00 a.m. CST
Nearly twice as many Columbia Public Schools students enrolled in Advanced Placement courses during the 2013-14 school year compared with the previous academic year. Minority students made up 24 percent of enrolled students during the 2012-13 school year and 31 percent of enrolled students the following year. The share of black students grew the most: from 6 percent in 2012-13 to 13 percent of enrolled students in 2013-14.

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