Brief Who Graduates in California?
Christopher B. Swanson
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This new analysis of high school graduation rates for California is based on the Urban Institute's widely used Cumulative Promotion Index. Although the state's overall graduation rate of 71 percent falls near the national average, large disparities exist among different racial and ethnic groups. This graduation gap has narrowed slightly over the past several years. Besides detailed statewide statistics, the bulletin includes results for the state's 10 largest districts.
Research Areas Education
Tags K-12 education Secondary education