Clip from the video series "Fresh Voices: California Ninth Graders Speak Out About Dropping Out"

Safety and Violence in the Community

(Note: Adobe Flash Player required.)

More Videos »



Project Activities            en Español »

New from CDRP


Need to rethink tying high school diploma to college course requirements EdSource (7/1/18)

Statistical Brief #24

The Narrowing California High School Graduation Gap between Black, Latino, and White Students: An Update

Research Report #22

Accounting for Delayed High School Graduates in California

Interactive Graph UPDATED

Seven-Year Trends in High School Graduation Rates: 2009-10 thru 2015-16

EdResearch Mailing List

Sign-Up for mailing list of new research and policy briefs on education topics, including dropouts

Related Materials


US high school grad rate reaches another all-time high. But what does it mean? Ed Week (1/24/19

The rise in American high school graduation rates looks puffed-up The Economist ( 1/3/19)

Modernizing career and technical education Edutopia (12/3/18)

Businesses say students aren't mastering basic workplace skills. Are they right? The Hechinger Report (11/30/18)


Dual Enrollment: Participation and Characteristics NCES (2/5/19)

2016-17 National and State-level High School Graduation Rates NCES (1/24/19)

What is California's High School Graduation Rate? PACE (12/18/18)

Trends in High School Dropout and Completion Rates in the US: 2018 NCES (12/12/18)

More Reports»