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Number of High School Seniors in the KC Metro Area

KANSAS CITY, MO Kansas City, Missouri and the surrounding area has a number of school district with a broad range of senior graduate from 43 seniors from one school to 674 from another. 101 more words

Rates of high school graudates from Kansas City

MARYVILLE, Mo.-

Currently, the population of Kansas City, Missouri, is 481,420  meaning there are numerous high schools throughout the city and county.

Graduation rates tend to fluctuate and vary based on the population of the accompanying town. 88 more words

Washington DC Schools: One-third of the system’s high school graduates last year should not have received their diplomas -- "Deplorable" -- The most expensive school system in America is among the worst

DC graduation scandal shows how an uncritical gaze leads reformers astray

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BY FREDERICK M. HESS AND BRENDAN BELL, OPINION CONTRIBUTOR

The Hill
— 03/26/18 01:00 PM EDT 121 THE VIEWS EXPRESSED BY CONTRIBUTORS ARE THEIR OWN AND NOT THE VIEW OF THE HILL… 1,095 more words

Leonhardt: The growing college graduation gap

First, some good news: In recent decades, students from modest backgrounds have flooded onto college campuses. At many high schools where going to college was once exotic, it’s now normal. 34 more words

Guest Opinion

Oregon lawmakers shortchange schools at kids’ expense

A plan to raise our state’s high school graduation rate to an acceptable percentage does exist. It’s called the Quality Education Model.

Initially written in 1999 by the Quality Education Commission, it has been modified over the years and was rewritten in 2016 under the chairmanship of Colt Gill — former Bethel School District superintendent and Oregon’s current chief education officer — and the members of the Quality Education Commission. 8 more words

Oregon Legislature

Former SUNY Chancellor Nancy Zimpher Delivers Atwell Lecture at ACE Annual Meeting - the Theme was Completion

Last night I had the opportunity to be in the room at the ACE annual meeting where Nancy Zimpher gave a compelling call to action on what we can all do working together to address graduation completion rates.  22 more words

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EAB Offers 5 ways to tell students from Day One: We've got your back

Nice reminder from the Education Advisory Board based on their research  – 5 easy things we can do to help with student success:

1 – Send positive messages to students over the summer… 84 more words

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