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Did you know?
Each year, almost ONE-THIRD of
all public high school students—1.2 million—fail to graduate with their
class. That’s one student every 26
There are nearly 2,000 HIGH SCHOOLS with less than 50% graduation rates concentrated in 50 large cities in 15 primarily southern and southwestern states.
Over the past two decades, increased percentages of students have
completed high school (from 69% in 1980 to 84% in 2000). At the same time, among persons aged 25 or older, fewer Black and Hispanic students eventually complete.
(Bureau of the Census, Table
The U.S. Department of Education has provided a free online dropout prevention practice guide designed for schools and school districts.
West Virginia Department of Education
1900 Kanawha Boulevard East, Charleston, WV 25305
(Staff Phone and Email by Name) (School Directory)
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