Selected SLC Research

Policy Analysis | March 1, 2009

How many students complete high school in the SLC states?

The averaged freshman graduation rate provides an estimate of the percentage of students who receive a regular diploma within four years of entering ninth grade. The rate uses aggregate student enrollment data to estimate the size of an incoming freshman class and aggregate counts of the number of diplomas awarded four years later.

Averaged freshman graduation rates of public high school students: 2004-05