Intensive advanced classes starting in the 6th grade plus robust leadership experiences makes this Miami-based magnet a shining example of a college-for-all culture.
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Performance-based learning means that students get to learn at their own pace. See how adopting this model changed student outcomes at Lindsay High School.
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