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VIDEO: Full press conference with DC officials on Ballou High School investigation

Press conference with DC officials on Ballou High School investigation

The D.C. Public Schools Chancellor and Mayor Muriel Bowser appeared at a press conference Wednesday in reaction to reported attendance issues at DC's Ballou High School.

Thousands of pages obtained by the 7 On Your Side I-Team and analyzed this past month show students graduated while attending few classes at DC Public School’s Ballou High School. Students with unexcused absences totaling more than three quarters of the school year still end up graduating, according to public school graduation lists.

READ THE INVESTIGATION HERE: 7 On Your Side: Students miss most of school year, still graduate from high school

Watch the full press conference with DC Mayor Bowser and Chancellor Antwan Wilson below:

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