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Maggie L. Walker


The Maggie L. Walker Governor’s School in Richmond was established in 1991. A story Thursday on Page A1 mischaracterized when the school was created.

“We broke those strands down to see what had the strongest correlation was success,” Maggie Walker's head of school, Bob Lowerre, said in an interview. “The test was not the one that had the strongest correlation. What had the strongest correlation...was how did they do in middle school? What kind of student are they? Do they work hard to get good grades?”

If anyone embodies the designation of Richmond’s Jackson Ward neighborhood as “the birthplace of black capitalism,” as a historical marker alo…


Danni Riggs, a student at Maggie L. Walker Governor’s School for Government and International Studies, is female. An education brief Monday on…

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