[Susan notes: Short and direct, the writer makes an excellent point. ]
To the editor
The four letters on Jan. 10 defending the mixed record of New York's new small high schools miss a larger point. When small schools are carved out of larger schools, thousands of students - often the most at risk - are transferred into already overcrowded large high schools, causing a net decrease in educational quality citywide and an increase in unsafe conditions.
David C. Bloomfield
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