During a five-year period following implementation of the healthy-eating program, CAHS principal LuAnn Coenen reported no incidences of students dropping out
, being expelled, using drugs, carrying weapons, or attempting suicide.
According to the Center for Education statistics for 1981-82, the number of students dropping out
or simply failing was very high.
29 /PRNewswire/ -- According to education experts a least half of all high school students in the state's urban school districts are dropping out
of school and the rate is highest among blacks, Hispanics, and low-income students.