Tag: Specialized-high-schools

Study: Specialized High Schools Less Likely to Accept Blacks, Latinos

By Sheryl Estrada via Flickr The Specialized High School Admissions Test (SHSAT) is a priority for a New York City eighth-grade student seeking entrance into one of eight specialized high schools known for their elite curriculum. The two-and-a-half hour test is currently the only measure for acceptance to these schools,…