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Sets of Sextuplets to Graduate High School in D.C.

Two of the nation’s first black sextuplets are poised to graduate high school in Washington.



Md. Graduation Rate Hits Record High

The Maryland State Department of Education says newly released data shows that more Maryland high school students are graduating than ever before.


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Va. Students Earn Record 54,288 Undergrad Degrees in 2013-14

A new report says Virginia students earned a record 54,288 undergraduate degrees during the 2013-2014 academic year.


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111-Year-Old Woman Graduates From High School

It is never too late to receive your high school diploma.


Former NFL player Leigh Bodden delivering commencement speech at alma mater, Northwestern High School. (Photo credit: Prince OfEnt; YouTube)

Ex-NFL Player Delivers Commencement Speech at Md. High School

Former NFL player Leigh Bodden delivered a moving commencement speech at his former high school in Hyattsville in the form of a rap.


American women born in the early 1980s – a generation dubbed Millennials – are 33 percent more likely to earn a college degree by the age of 27 than their male peers. (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Majority of Va. Students Graduate College Within 6 Years

A new report says 70 percent of students attending Virginia’s four-year public colleges and universities graduate within six years.


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Naval Academy Holds Graduation In Annapolis

About 1,000 U.S. Naval Academy students are graduating in Annapolis.


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Grandmother and Granddaughter Graduate From Community College Together

At a community college in Virginia this week, a 19-year-old and her grandmother made school history when they received their associate degrees on the same day.


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School Presents Slain Va. Teen’s Diploma to Family

Nelson County High School officials have presented a slain teenager’s diploma to her family.


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Hagel To Speak At Naval Academy Graduation

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is the scheduled graduation speaker for the U.S. Naval Academy.