MNEWS: Alma Mater is changing lives In County Custody

2019-Jul-15

https://patch.com/new-york/whiteplains/10-hs-students-graduate-while-county-custody

10 HS Students Graduate While In County Custody
For years, the county has made sure that young offenders have
the opportunity to pursue a high school diploma while in jail.
By Michael Woyton, Patch Staff
Jul 15, 2019 1:55 pm ET

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As a result, they receive a wide array of educational, therapeutic and recovery-related programs. Several of this year’s graduates have already received acceptance letters to Manhattan College and are taking college-level courses at the jail and at no cost to taxpayers.

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Kudos to all involved.

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