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Foothill Named Champion in Equitable Course Placement

May 25, 2022

placement honoree sealFoothill College has been named a 2022 Champion for Excelling in Equitable Course Placement in Campuswide English Enrollment, Latinx English Enrollment, Black English Enrollment, and Campuswide Math Throughput.Foothill College successfully supported 100% of Latinx & Black students to enroll directly into transfer-level English coursework, and finished in the top 3 of all California Community Colleges in supporting students who enrolled in a transfer level Math course to successfully complete it within one year of their initial enrollment.

The college was recognized at the inaugural award installation ceremony, Excellence in Placement: Honoring Community Colleges Excelling in Equitable Course Placement for Students, on Thursday, May 12, 2022, in Los Angeles, with special guests Lieutenant Governor Eleni Kounalakis, Assemblymember Jacqui Irwin, and other California Community College honorees. 

Visit the Equity website to read the college Strategic Equity Plan and other projects dedicated to student success.