BLS photos by Derek Kouyoumjian

UNACCOMMODATING: A BLS STORY

The Hub’s most elite high school has been under growing scrutiny for its apparent neglect to properly address a culture of racial intolerance. While federal investigators probe that issue, this story of a former Boston Latin School student with special needs raises additional points of concern about another minority population at BLS.

BINJ (BOSTON, MA)
Jun 9, 2016 · 14 min read

BY NATE BOROYAN

(Additional research and editing by HALEY HAMILTON)


TOP CHOICE

PRIVATE MATTERS

Following revelations of apparent mishandling of race-related issues at BLS, at the urging of community leaders, earlier this year the US Justice Department launched an investigation into civil rights complaints at Boston Latin School. Students of color have organized the #BlackAtBLS campaign to keep pressure on the administration.

LATIN LIMBO

THE DEAL

EPILOGUE

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