Education News Roundup: Oct. 5, 2017

Trib looks at the funding backing Our Schools Now ballot initiative. Legislature looks at immunization opt out. Congrats to Millard Supt. David Styler, Utah’s new Superintendent of the Year. Nationally, the Hispanic high school dropout rate reaches a new low. All that and more in today’s Education News Roundup. . . . → Read More

2014 Utah Graduation Rate

Utah’s high school graduation rate increased 2 percent in 2014 to 83 percent fueled in part by a 6 percent increase in Asian graduation rates, a 5 percent increase in Pacific Islander graduation rates and a 4 percent increase among Hispanic students, according to data released today by the Utah State Office of Education (USOE). . . . → Read More

Utah’s High School Graduation Rate

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With growth across racial, ethnic and socioeconomic lines, Utah’s high school graduation rate rose 3 percent in 2013 to 81 percent. Graduation rate increases were even more pronounced among most the state’s demographic subgroups including: . . . → Read More