Some people prefer to use the term “opportunity gap” instead of “achievement gap” because it highlights the fact that educational gaps are a result of unequal opportunities, not a failure of children to achieve. [add link]. Whatever term you use, we have a lot of evidence that not all children benefit equally from the ways our education system is structured.
The opportunity gap in Albany
You can find data about Albany’s student outcomes at the California School Dashboard.
You can find data about the demographics of AUSD and individual schools at the California Department of Education Dataquest.