Diversity index shows – on a scale from 0 to 100 – the chance that two randomly chosen students in a school are from different racial/ethnic groups. “Other” includes American Indian/Alaska Native, Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander and anyone claiming two or more races. Data compiled in annual surveys of public K-12 schools by the National Center for Education Statistics.
Tory Hargo, Paul Overberg, Chad Palmer, USA TODAY
Source: USA TODAY analysis of data from National Center for Education Statistics.
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