Infographic Series: School Composition and the Black-White Achievement Gap
This Education Policy Center infographic series, “School Composition and the Black-White Achievement Gap,” shows school segregation numbers across the U.S. and the Black-White achievement gap.
How does the racial composition of a school’s student body differ for the average Black or White student?
In which regions are the schools with a majority of Black students located?
Are most schools with a majority of Black students concentrated in cities, suburbs, towns, or rural areas?
What is the Black-White achievement gap and does it change with the composition of the student body?
Does the Black-White achievement gap look the same for both girls and boys?