June 30, 2022

SF school board vote to bring back merit-based admissions at Lowell High School

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) — San Francisco Unified School District’s Board of Schooling vote Wednesday night time to bring back merit-based admissions at San Francisco’s Lowell excessive School.

The board of schooling voted 4-3 to restore advantage admissions within the fall of 2023.

This comes after the schoolswitched to a lottery system for the 2021 tutorial 12 months in the course of the pandemic, and as an effort to assist enhance variety.

The transfer performed a task within the recall of three board members that additionally led to a lawsuit.

The choice could lead on to one other lawsuit, with opponents citing a state regulation that prohibits school admissions primarily based on tutorial efficiency.

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