Dropout Risk Factors and Exemplary Programs: A Technical Report

C. Hammond, J. Smink, & S. Drew: National Dropout Prevention Center. D. Linton: Communities In Schools, Inc. May 2007.
This study, conducted by NDPC/N, and sponsored by Communities In Schools Inc., finds that there are multiple risk DropoutRiskFactors-Coverfactors which increase the likelihood that students will drop out. The evidence clearly shows that dropout is often the result of a long process of disengagement that sometimes begins before the child enrolls in kindergarten. The report also provides information on 50 programs that were found to be effective in addressing these risk factors.

Full Report  pdf

Cover Pages  pdf

Table of Contents  pdf

Executive Summary  pdf

Section 1  pdf

Section 2  pdf

Recommendations & Bibliography  pdf

Appendix A  pdf

Appendix B  pdf

Appendix C  pdf

Appendix D  pdf

Appendix E  pdf

Appendix F  pdf

Appendix G  pdf