Celebrating Six Consecutive Years of Increasing Graduation Rates04/12/2017
Modesto City Schools is celebrating its sixth consecutive year of increasing graduation rates!
Since 2010, the graduation rate increased 12.6%, bringing it up to 87.6%; higher than the county, state and nation.
“There is so much to celebrate with the newly released graduation data,” said Superintendent Pam Able. “This growth comes as a result of strong strategic planning and targeting intervention for our at-risk students. We will continue to refine our efforts until all of our students walk the stage.”
Since 2010, all subgroups show the following increases in graduation rates:
- African American +14.4%
- Asian +14.4%
- English Learners +10.3%
- Hispanic +13.2%
- Special Education +2.3%
- Socioeconomically Disadvantaged +14.8%
- Two or More +26.4%
- White +10.8%