PNW Explained

In Seattle, school segregation is actually getting worse

03/27/2019 | 1m 30s Video has closed captioning.

Seattle public schools are becoming more divided when it comes to race. For years, the city made an effort to integrate schools with a busing program, to mixed success. But while residential segregation continues to improve in Seattle, schools have been resegregating over the past few decades. Because of this, a school’s student body can look very different depending on what neighborhood it is in.

Aired: 03/27/19

Rating: NR

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