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Recent Examples on the Web The open admission charter school, which serves students from prekindergarten through eighth grade, fired Nesser after he was reported to the police. Ramon Antonio Vargas | Staff Writer,, 11 Nov. 2020 For instance, at four-year colleges with open admissions – that is, an institution where just about anyone who applies gets in – only 31% of students who first enrolled full-time in 2011 graduated within six years. Jeremy Wright-kim, The Conversation, 21 Feb. 2020 The university agreed in the early 1970s to accept virtually any New York City high school graduate, an open admissions policy that critics said devalued the stature of a City University degree. Sam Roberts, New York Times, 5 Dec. 2019 Stillman only admits 48% of applicants, but ASU and A&M have high admission rates (98 and 91 percent, respectively) and Miles has an open admission policy. Roy S. Johnson |,, 14 June 2019 But New Schools for New Orleans CEO Patrick Dobard said presenting Einstein as anything other than an open admissions school network is a false equivalence. Wilborn P. Nobles Iii,, 2 Mar. 2018

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1900, in the meaning defined above

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“Open admission.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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