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B. By the year 2000, the high school graduation rate will increase to at least 90 percent.
C. By the year 2000, American students will leave grades 4, 8, and 12 having demonstrated competency in challenging subject matters, including English, mathematics, science, history, and geography. In addition, every school in America will ensure that all students learn to use their minds, in order to prepare them for responsible citizenship, further learning, and productive employment in a modern economy.