Stuyvesant High School in New York City is considered one of the best high schools in the nation. A 1985 graduate from ‘Sty High’ returns to examine what makes it so special, and whether its strict admissions policies make it more of an elitist than educational institution.

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  • Alec Klein reporter at The Washington Post and author of "Stealing Time: Steve Case, Jerry Levin, and the Collapse of AOL Time Warner."

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