Having Friends Of The Opposite Sex May Lower High School Students’ Grades

The debate over single-sex versus mixed gender education just got more interesting. A new study reveals that friendships with the opposite sex may actually have a negative affect on high school student’s grades.


18-year-old Akintunde Ahmad, who is graduating from Oakland Technical High School on Wednesday, June 11, 2014. (Jeffrey Schaub/CBS)

KCBS Cover Story: Standout Oakland Student Reflects On High School Career On Graduation Day

18-year-old Akintunde Ahmad said graduation on Wednesday will be filled with mixed emotions, as he’s leaving high school behind, but excited about his opportunities at Yale.


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SJSU To End Admission Guarantee For Eligible Locals

Local students have been guaranteed admissions to San Jose State for more than 150 years, but that is now changing.