City Boasts Strong Graduation Rate Among 5 Largest Districts StatewideGraduation rate stayed flat at 64.7 percent, the city announced. The state average for the class of 2012 is 74 percent.
Regents Exam Cheating Scandal Hits Poughkeepsie City School DistrictThere’s another scandal brewing in New York State. This one involves allegations of cheating on Regents exams. Dramatically improved test scores first drew suspicion, and now an investigation is in full swing.
71 Stuyvesant H.S. Students To Retake Regents Exam After Cheating ScandalThe exam's proctor reportedly found screenshots of the answers to the Spanish, physics and English exams and evidence that dozens of classmates had received them.
DOE Investigating Alleged Cheating Scandal At Stuyvesant High School The student alleged to be at the center of the Stuyvesant cheating scandal, identified as Nayeem Ahsan, was apparently taking cell phone pictures and texting answers.