High School Graduation

Aspiration
Every youth graduates from high school ready for college and a career.

Core Indicator
Percent of students graduating high school in four years

Challenge
Seventy-nine percent of students graduate high school in four years.

Why It Matters
Educational attainment, particularly high school graduation, is a strong predictor health, mortality, teen childbearing, marital outcomes and crime.

For more detailed information, see our Baseline Report.

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