"We also need to acknowledge that not every student is on that path [to college]." RSD will produce an annual EQUITY report to be released in December. "When a child enters 9th grade, we will deliver on that promise [to keep kids in school] through 12th grade."
"We need, as I said, to keep kids in our school system, and that means for kids who are on the verge of dropping out and are at risk, we need to make sure we are providing them every opportunity, including schools that specifically serve kids who are at risk."
I guess we'll see, won't we?