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In a district where half the students are black, African-Americans made up just 16 percent of the enrollment at City Honors this school year – down by almost half from 20 years ago, when blacks made up 31 percent of the enrollment.

In a district where half the students are black, African-Americans made up just 16 percent of the enrollment at City Honors this school year – down by almost half from 20 years ago, when blacks made up 31 percent of the enrollment.

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