Dropout Statistic Resources

Civic Enterprise and Everyone Graduates Center at Johns Hopkins University. (2018). 2018 Building a Grad Nation Report: Progress and Challenge in Raising High School Graduation Rates.

Civic Enterprise and Everyone Graduates Center at Johns Hopkins University. (2017). 2017 Building a Grad Nation Report.

McDermott, E., Donlan, A., & Zaff, J. (2018) Why Do Students Drop Out? Turning Points and Long-Term Experiences.

Gevirtz Graduate School of Education, UC Santa Barbara. (2019). California Dropout Research Project.

Katz, D. (2017). The Narrowing California High School Graduation Gap between Black, Latino, and White Students.

Sublett, C. M., & Rumberger, R. W. (2017). Accounting for Delayed High School Graduates in California.

U.S. Department of Education. (2017). Chronic Absenteeism in The Nation’s Schools.

Allensworth, E. M., Healey, K., Gwynne, J. A., & Crespin, R. (2016). High School Graduation Rates Through Two Decades of District Change: The Influence of Policies, Data Records, and Demographic Shifts. The University of Chicago.

Reardon, S. F., & Portilla, X.A. AERA Open. (2016). Recent Trends in Income, Racial, and Ethnic School Readiness Gaps at Kindergarten Entry.

National Center for Educational Statistics. (2019). Adjusted Cohort Graduation Rate 2016-17. https://nces.ed.gov/fastfacts/display.asp?id=805

Butrymowicz, S. (2015). The Graduation Rates From Every School District* in One Map

Center on the Developing Child. (2019).

Education Commission of the States. (2017). Age Requirements for Free and Compulsory Education.

Summers, J. (2014).  Rich Kid, Poor Kid: For 30 Years, Baltimore Study Tracked Who Gets Ahead.

Hanson, T., & Voight, A. (2014).  The appropriateness of a California student and staff survey for measuring middle school climate.

Opportunity Index. (2017).   Index

Alliance for Excellent Education. (2019). The Graduation Effect.

Doll, J., Eslami, Z., & Walters, L. (2013).  Understanding Why Students Drop Out of High School, According to Their Own Reports. SAGE Open, 3

Kids Count (2019) National Data Indicators: Education

National Center for Education Statistics (2018). Adjusted Cohort Graduation Rate for Public High School Students: School Year 2016-17

National Center for Education Statistics (2019).  Public School Graduates and Dropouts from the Common Core of Data: School Year 2013-14

National Center for Education Statistics (2019).  Education Demographic and Geographic Estimations (EDGE).

National Center for Education Statistics (2019). Digest of Educations StatisticsReaders Guide

McFarland, J., Cui, J., Rathbun, A., & Holmes., J. (2018).  Trends in High School Dropout and Completion Rates in the United States: 2018 Abstract

McFarland, J., Stark, P. & Cui, J. (2016).  Trends in High School Dropout and Completion Rates in the United States: 2013

State Information. (2019).

National Center for Education Statistics (2019).  Digest of Education Statistics, 2017.

National Center for Education Statistics (2018).  The Condition of Education.

U.S. Department of Education (2019).  Dropout Rates in the United States: Selected Years 1960-2016.

National Center for Education Statistics (2012).  Public School Graduates and Dropouts From the Common Core of Data: School Year 2007–08.

National Center for Education Statistics (2011).  Public High School Dropouts and Completers from the Common Core of Data.

National Center for Education Statistics (2010).  Public High School Dropouts and Completers from the Common Core of Data.

Hammond, C., Smink, J., & Drew, S. (2007).  Dropout risk factors and exemplary programs: A technical report. National Dropout Prevention Center.

ChildTrends. (2019). How to Calculate Dropout Rates.

ChildTrends. (2019). High School Dropout Rates by Gender and Race/Hispanic Origin: Selected Years, 1970-2016.

National Center for Education Statistics (2006).  User’s guide to computing high school graduation rates, Volume 1

National Center for Education Statistics (2006).  User’s guide to computing high school graduation rates, Volume 2

Bridgeland, J. M., DiIulio, Jr., J. J., & Morison, K. B. (2006).  The Silent Epidemic: Perspectives of High School Dropouts

National Dropout Prevention Center/Network (2019).  Selected Facts & Statistics

Chappell, S., O’Connor, P., Withington, C., & Stegelin, D. (2015). A Meta-Analysis of Dropout Prevention Outcomes and Strategies.

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