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Synonyms for nonachiever

a student who does not perform as well as expected or as well as the IQ indicates

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SAARC has been a nonachiever and the 18th SAARC summit in Kathmandu was no exception.
Other possible labels include: disadvantaged, culturally deprived, underachiever, nonachiever, low ability, slow learner, less able, low socioeconomic status (SES), language impaired, dropout prone, alienated, marginal, disenfranchised, impoverished, underprivileged, low performing, and remedial (Lehr & Harris, 1988).
But when these classmates began talking about picking up tickets to graduation and being measured for their robes, the nonachievers quietly drifted away from school.
There was a trend toward more severe organ dysfunction in nonachievers patients (17/24 {71%} vs 6/13 {46%}, relative risk, 0.
The schools' best prospects with these youth lie in identifying discrepancies in learning styles between gifted achievers and nonachievers, then resolving to act upon them.