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Dropouts by Race & Gender

Downloadable data files for grade seven through twelve dropouts and enrollment by race/ethnic designation and gender by school.
Year of Dropout Data File File Structure
2016–17 dropouts17 (TXT; 3MB; Posted 11-Apr-2018) File Structure: Dropouts by Race & Gender (2009–2017)
2015–16 dropouts16 (TXT; 3MB; Posted 11-Apr-2017) File Structure: Dropouts by Race & Gender (2009–2017)
2014–15 dropouts15 (TXT; 3MB; Posted 17-May-2016) File Structure: Dropouts by Race & Gender (2009–2017)
2013–14 dropouts14 (TXT; 2MB; Posted 24-Apr-2015) File Structure: Dropouts by Race & Gender (2009–2017)
2012–13 dropouts13 (TXT; 2MB; Posted 28-Apr-2014) File Structure: Dropouts by Race & Gender (2009–2017)
2011–12 dropouts12 (TXT; 2MB; Posted 19-Apr-2013) File Structure: Dropouts by Race & Gender (2009–2017)
2010–11 dropouts11 (TXT; 2MB; Posted 11-Jul-2012) File Structure: Dropouts by Race & Gender (2009–2017)
2009–10 dropouts10 (TXT; 2MB; Posted 13-Oct-2011) File Structure: Dropouts by Race & Gender (2009–2017)
2008–09 dropouts09 (TXT; 2MB; Posted 17-Dec-2009) File Structure: Dropouts by Race & Gender (2009–2017)
2007–08 dropouts08 (TXT; 2MB; Posted 17-Dec-2009) File Structure: Dropouts by Race & Gender (1998–2008)
2006–07 dropouts07 (TXT; 2MB; Posted 11-May-2008) File Structure: Dropouts by Race & Gender (1998–2008)
2005–06 dropouts06 (TXT; 2MB; Posted 11-May-2007) File Structure: Dropouts by Race & Gender (1998–2008)
2004–05 dropouts05 (TXT; 1MB; Posted 03-May-2006) File Structure: Dropouts by Race & Gender (1998–2008)
2003–04 dropouts04 (TXT; 1MB; Posted 06-Nov-2008) File Structure: Dropouts by Race & Gender (1998–2008)
2002–03 dropouts03 (TXT; 1MB; Posted 28-Jan-2008) File Structure: Dropouts by Race & Gender (1998–2008)
2001–02 dropouts02 (TXT; 1MB; Posted 01-Dec-2006) File Structure: Dropouts by Race & Gender (1998–2008)
2000–01 dropouts01 (TXT; 1MB; Posted 09-May-2005) File Structure: Dropouts by Race & Gender (1998–2008)
1999–2000 dropouts00 (TXT; 1MB; Posted 13-Oct-2011) File Structure: Dropouts by Race & Gender (1998–2008)
1998–99 dropouts99 (TXT; 1MB; Posted 13-Oct-2011) File Structure: Dropouts by Race & Gender (1998–2008)
1997–98 dropouts98 (TXT; 1MB; Posted 13-Oct-2011) File Structure: Dropouts by Race & Gender (1998–2008)
1996–97 dropouts97 (TXT; Posted 13-Oct-2011) File Structure: Dropouts by Race & Gender (1992–1997)
1995–96 dropouts96 (TXT; Posted 13-Oct-2011) File Structure: Dropouts by Race & Gender (1992–1997)
1994–95 dropouts95 (TXT; Posted 13-Oct-2011) File Structure: Dropouts by Race & Gender (1992–1997)
1993–94 dropouts94 (TXT; Posted 13-Oct-2011) File Structure: Dropouts by Race & Gender (1992–1997)
1992–93 dropouts93 (TXT; Posted 20-Oct-2011) File Structure: Dropouts by Race & Gender (1992–1997)
1991–92 dropouts92 (TXT; Posted 20-Oct-2011) File Structure: Dropouts by Race & Gender (1992–1997)

Each school in these files may have one or more records, but no more than 16. In other words, there may be two records (one female and one male) for each of the eight ethnic designations.

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Last Reviewed: Wednesday, April 11, 2018
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