It Takes a Community to Get Students Through Graduation

By Susan Richards, state director, Communities In Schools of Washington With graduation season behind us, thousands of high school seniors statewide are embarking on the next chapter of their lives with a diploma in hand. But what about all those kids who didn’t graduate with their class? The kids who slipped behind or gave up […]

OSPI Reports 77% Graduation Rate in Washington

The Washington State Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI) recently published its annual Report Card which provides an overview of standardized test results, student demographics, teacher information and financial data for school districts statewide. When it comes to graduation rate, the 2012-13 Summary Report Card for all Washington state school districts identifies the […]