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Sarah: Rising at Robeson

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Robeson has one of the worst academic records in the city, but Sarah Vance is not part of this stat. She gets As and Bs. She’s self-driven with a bit of an attitude, who dreams of being a doctor. Robeson staff believes Sarah’s proof that they can educate kids who want to learn. We’re following Sarah to find out what sets her apart, in a place where failure is too often the default norm.

Reporter Natalie Moore shares more from her experience following Sarah on our blog.

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