2/26/2007

High schools across the U.S. have spent about $700 million in federal money to create the "school-within-a-school" model, and students say the small-school model caters to their needs and wishes. One success is a 2002 Chicago performing arts grad who now stars on Broadway, but some students don't succeed; half the students who started at one Chicago-based school did not conclude the program.

Related Summaries