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This year, Democracy Prep football team was elevated to Class 3A, the state’s second-highest classification, pitting it against the likes of Moapa Valley, an established power, and Cheyenne, a school with eight times the enrollment. Democracy Prep only has 272 students ...

Democracy at work: What this Las Vegas inner-city charter school had to endure to pull off memorable upset

September 20th, 2018

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