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  1. There simply aren’t enough white students to spread around anymore. The NYC public schools are 14.88% white, Brooklyn schools are only 17.26% white. Even Staten Island is down to 46.75% white.

    Borough | % White | white + asian %
    Bronx | 4.29% | 8.9%
    Brooklyn | 17.26% | 33.20%
    Manhattan | 16.13% | 28.2%
    Queens | 13.00% | 41.2%
    Staten Island | 46.75% | 55.60%

    http://schools.nyc.gov/NR/rdonlyres/77954FB0-FD24-476B-AB81-3E9BBE8655D9/213559/DemographicSnapshot201213to201617Public_FINAL1.xlsx

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