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Over 50 Years, Kimball Transforms Again And Again

American Graduate: Race, Poverty And The Changing Face Of Schools 12

Kimball High School in Dallas has endured a demographic shift over the past 50 years. First came integration, then busing and white flight, followed by waves of immigration, economic troubles and competition from charter and private schools. Again and again, the educational landscape has been reshaped — and so has the Oak Cliff neighborhood of southern Dallas. The Early Days Of Kimball High It was…