2000

Recognizing the need to provide minority students with the same kind of support available to more affluent white students, IMANI begins offering SAT prep classes led by professional tutors and small study groups taught by certified teachers.

1999

When research reveals that white students in the Montclair school district are outscoring minority students on standardized tests and outpacing them on admission to top-tier colleges, the Superintendent of Montclair Public Schools asks a group of parents and community leaders to brainstorm ideas for eliminating the achievement gap.