No, they outworked the other side of town by a million-fold. They make HUGE sacrifices through school and beyond to get where they are. They work long hours, just like they did in high school and college, to get ahead. They spend off hours reading and attending workshops to build themselves for their next pursuit. They're driven.
Stop with the class warfare crap. By and large, people are EXACTLY where they're supposed to be, based on what they've earned. There are always exceptions, but they are just that...exceptions.
This is what you get when you have charter schools, which this school is.
look at the most progressive cultures in the world and you will also see educated people
examine the more retarded cultures of the world and you will normally see an uneducated population
our choice. pay them now to do well in school, so they can help elevate our society, or pay the cost of incarceration, expanded police, judiciary and welfare system later