LA2050

Metric

Suspension & expulsion rates learn
From 2012 to 2015, LA County halved the number of students suspended from 72,753 across LA County in 2012 to 35,105 in 2015. And, LA County halved the number of students expelled from 1,093 across LA County in 2012 to 580 in 2015.

Source: California Department of Education
Our target:
By 2050, the target is that less than 1,000 LAUSD students are suspended annually.

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