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Source: Mississippi Department of Education archived public school enrollment data (1966-2006 archived; 2007-2016 online). *Enrollment for individual school districts was not available in archives for 1989-1993.

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How Integration Failed in Jackson’s Public Schools from 1969 to 2017

Jackson's public schools, like the majority in the state, remained solidly separate and unequal in the 1950s and 1960s despite the ruling in the Brown v. Topeka Board of Education …


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