TJ, shorthand for the celebrated magnet school, enrolls 1,800 students. Only 34 were black and 42 were Hispanic, while there were 906 Asians and 787 whites.
Is Wattendorf’s election a symptom of the lack of diversity at TJ, or are black students looking beyond race?
The Washington Post reports on the odd election at the Northern Virginia school. Click here to view the article.