Obama Visits D.C. High School to Announce Record High Graduation RateObama visited Banneker High School in D.C. on Monday to tout graduation rates reaching a record high of 83.2 percent.
Md. Graduation Rate Hits Record HighThe Maryland State Department of Education says newly released data shows that more Maryland high school students are graduating than ever before.
Report: Md. High School Graduation Rate Hits 84%An annual report on high school graduation says Maryland's high school graduation rate is 84 percent, slightly above the national high school graduation rate.
Study: 29 Percent Of College Enrollees Drop Out Before GraduationOnly 4 in 10 students who entered college in 2007 have earned degrees from the school where they started.
Md. Graduation Rate Up to 83.6 Percent in 2012Maryland education officials say the state's graduation rate was 83.6 percent for the class of 2012, an increase of 1.5 percentage points over two years.
Low Attendance Mirrors Low Test Scores in D.C.Councilmember David Catania participated in a roundtable discussion Thursday aimed at bringing awareness to soaring truancy rates in the public school system and the alarming effects they have on future success.