Average Public District Graduation Rate (2015-2016)
- The national average public school graduation rate is approximately 85%.
- The state with the highest average student graduation rate is New Jersey, with an 90% average graduation rate.
- The state with the lowest average graduation rate is District Of Columbia, with a 68%.
- The public school districts with the highest average graduation rate in each state are listed below (where sufficient data available).
Average Public School Graduation Rate
Public schools are far from perfect, but they still offer significant benefits to the students that attend their classrooms every day. We’ll list a few of those advantages here.
Childhood obesity rates continue to climb. While many public schools have implemented policies and programs to combat the problem, there is always more to be done. Keep reading to learn what schools are doing to prevent obesity and how you can help.
Food allergies are no laughing matter and it doesn't take long for them to become dangerous. Keep reading to learn how to keep your child safe at school if he has a food allergy.