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More Philadelphia Students Graduating

On-time high school graduation rates for Philadelphia students has risen from 52 to 65 percent over the past eight years.

06/22/2015

(credit: Mike DeNardo/KYW)

Report Says Philadelphia’s Dropout Rate Is Down, Graduation Rate Is Up

Philadelphia’s high school graduation rate has shown gains, but it falls well short of Mayor Michael Nutter’s goal. That’s the finding of a report released Wednesday.

05/20/2015

(credit: Philadelphia Youth Network)

New Public Service Campaign Aims To Keep Philadelphia Kids In School

The city launched a public service campaign on Wednesday aimed at preventing kids from dropping out of high school.

10/30/2013