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The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has spent tens of millions to break up large high schools into smaller ones, believing it can improve student achievement. Mountlake Terrace High School Principal Mark Baier won an $833,000 grant from the foundation to restructure his 1,900-student school north of Seattle.

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