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    Graduation Rates Up in South Kern, But Not For All

    Jun 11, 2012

    Stephanie Espinoza

    Octaviano Salgado is a junior at Nueva Continuation High School, an alternative school in the central valley town of Lamont. It’s a last stop for many students in South Kern County struggling to graduate on time, if at all. For Salgado, the son of migrant farm workers, poverty and a home life in constant flux are the main reasons why academic su...
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    Graduation Rates Up in South Kern, But Not For All

    Jun 11, 2012

    Stephanie Espinoza

    Octaviano Salgado is a junior at Nueva Continuation High School, an alternative school in the central valley town of Lamont. It’s a last stop for many students in South Kern County struggling to graduate on time, if at all. For Salgado, the son of migrant farm workers, poverty and a home life in constant flux are the main reasons why academic su...
    Continue to South Kern Sol