Study Proves Cost of Dropouts to the Economy

A recent study proves cost of dropouts to the economy is having a serious impact both in the short term and over the lifetime of the student. In Arizona alone, the cost to the state is $7.6 billion over a lifetime.  . The lifetime economic losses in Tucson were...

Graduation And Dropout Trends Displayed Nationwide

Two maps presented by the National Center for Education Statistics show high school graduation and dropout rates nationwide. Featuring data from 2009-10, the maps show  that while the national graduation rate is at its highest level since 1974 — at 78% —...