Items Tagged with "statistics"

Quick Facts

Economic Impacts of Dropouts Why Students Drop Out Who Ranks Where? (Comparison of dropout rates by state) State News, with links to headlines and data for each state Education Week The Value of a Diploma (2001)   Ages for compulsory school attendance, special education services for students, policies for year-round schools and kindergarten programs, by… Read more »

Dropout Statistic Resources

Grad Nation. (2016). 2016 Building a Grad Nation Report. U.S. Department of Education. (2016). 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…. Read more »


U.S. Four-Year Graduation Rates: 1990-2014     Sources: Public high school Averaged Freshman Graduation Rate (AFGR) data from Public 4-Year Adjusted Cohort Graduation Rate (ACGR) data from and   Educational Attainment, Income, and the Cost of Dropping Out While advocates for increasing graduation rates tend to focus on the moral argument that… Read more »