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Topic - J. Alvin Wilbanks
"We have high expectations for students," said Superintendent J. Alvin Wilbanks. "Our teachers believe that all students can and should learn. It is their job to make sure that takes place every day."
Mr. Wilbanks said his district would willingly share any process or strategy it has developed, including how the district has achieved a high school graduation rate of 84 percent and why 90 percent of those graduates go on to college or other post-secondary training.