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State Schools Chief Tom Torlakson Announces Continued Improvement in State's High School Graduation Rate.

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Class of 2012 Cohort Graduation and Dropout Rates

Table 1: Difference Between Class of 2011 and Class of 2012 Cohort Graduation and Dropout Rates

Year

Students

Graduates

Graduation Rate

Dropouts

Dropouts Rate

Special Ed Completers

Special Ed Completers Rate

GED Completer

GED Completer Rate

Still Enrolled

Still Enrolled Rate

2010-11

503,273

388,236

77.1

74,101

14.7

2,341

0.5

1,272

0.3

37,323

7.4

2011-12

502,856

394,648

78.5

66,523

13.2

2,777

0.6

1,147

0.2

37,761

7.5

Difference

-417

6,412

1.4

-7,578

-1.5

436

0.1

-125

-0.1

438

0.1


Table 2: Class of 2012 Cohort Graduation and Dropout Rates by Subgroup

Ethnic/Racial Designation

Students

Percent of Cohort

Graduates

Graduation Rate

Dropouts

Dropouts Rate

Special Ed Completers

Special Ed Completers Rate

GED Completer

GED Completer Rate

Still Enrolled

Still Enrolled Rate

Hispanic or Latino of Any Race

244,638

48.65%

179,093

73.2

39,701

16.2

1,351

0.6

538

0.2

23,955

9.8

American Indian or Alaska Native, Not Hispanic

4,007

0.80%

2,899

72.4

742

18.5

24

0.6

17

0.4

325

8.1

Asian, Not Hispanic

44,776

8.90%

40,751

91

2,504

5.6

152

0.3

50

0.1

1,319

2.9

Pacific Islander, Not Hispanic

3,200

0.64%

2,459

76.8

507

15.8

20

0.6

11

0.3

203

6.3

Filipino, Not Hispanic

13,758

2.74%

12,469

90.6

745

5.4

70

0.5

16

0.1

458

3.3

African American, Not Hispanic

39,196

7.79%

25,738

65.7

8,709

22.2

364

0.9

119

0.3

4,266

10.9

White, Not Hispanic

143,066

28.45%

123,659

86.4

12,030

8.4

742

0.5

363

0.3

6,272

4.4

Two or More Races, Not Hispanic

7,695

1.53%

6,484

84.3

746

9.7

45

0.6

27

0.4

393

5.1

Not Reported

2,520

0.50%

1,096

43.5

839

33.3

*

0.4

*

0.2

570

22.6

Total

502,856

100.0%

394,648

78.5

66,523

13.2

2,777

0.6

1,147

0.2

37,761

7.5

* Consistent with privacy laws, counts of 10 students or fewer are not included in the chart.

Class of 2012 Cohort Graduation and Dropout Rates by Program

Ethnic/Racial Designation

Students

Graduates

Graduation Rate

Dropouts

Dropouts Rate

Special Ed Completers

Special Ed Completers Rate

GED Completer

GED Completer Rate

Still Enrolled

Still Enrolled Rate

English Learners

100,310

61,744

61.6

23,777

23.7

1,026

1.0

210

0.2

13,553

13.5

Migrant Education

12,069

8,968

74.3

1,978

16.4

75

0.6

24

0.2

1,024

8.5

Special Education

57,144

34,718

60.8

9,823

17.2

2,662

4.7

123

0.2

9,818

17.2

Socioeconomically Disadvantaged

326,985

237,830

72.7

53,568

16.4

2,065

0.6

878

0.3

32,644

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Table 3: Cohort Increase or Decrease from the Class of 2011 to Class of 2012 by Subgroup and Program

Ethnic/Racial Designation

Students

Graduates

Graduation Rate

Dropouts

Dropouts Rate

Hispanic or Latino of Any Race

4,772

7,835

1.8

-4,261

-2.1

American Indian or Alaska Native, Not Hispanic

-1

154

3.9

-115

-2.9

Asian, Not Hispanic

-98

211

0.7

-192

-0.4

Pacific Islander, Not Hispanic

-153

-52

1.9

-87

-1.9

Filipino, Not Hispanic

-24

84

0.7

-136

-1

African American, Not Hispanic

-1,659

64

2.9

-1,646

-3.1

White, Not Hispanic

-4,905

-3,084

0.7

-1,174

-0.5

Two or More Races, Not Hispanic

1,083

1,072

2.4

13

-1.4

Not Reported

568

128

-6.1

20

-8.7

English Learners

-7,792

-4,694

0.1

-3,012

-1.1

Migrant Education

-1,469

-919

1.3

-383

-1

Special Education

-1,082

63

1.3

-1,233

-1.8

Socioeconomically Disadvantaged

10,820

13,123

1.6

-3,798

-1.7

 

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