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Graduation By The Numbers | American Graduate

In Nashville Public Schools in 2012, one in 11 students dropped out—8.8 percent, which is almost 4 times the previous year’s dropout rate. But a student counted as a dropout is not necessarily someone who does not graduate. The result is that the graduation rate can go up—even as the rate of dropouts goes up.


Graduation by the Numbers | American Graduate

NPT takes an in-depth look at efforts in Nashville to keep students in school.

Production Credits

LaTonya Turner
Matt Emigh

Dale Baker
Jim DeMarco
Matt Emigh
Paul Mojonnier
Kevin Crane
Executive Producer

Joe Pagetta
Unit Publicist