A study by the Century Foundation-a nonprofit education advocacy group in New York-surveyed 25,000 high school students to find out their opinions on how race, ethnicity and socio-economic status affect a student's potential.
Percentage of students who believe the following hurts a person's chance for success:
87 Not getting a college education
85 Going to a low-quality/low-income high school
84 Growing up in a family that doesn't speak English