graduation rates

Washington High School Graduation Rates Inch Upward
TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — Washington high school graduation rates are moving upward but the state still lags behind the national average.
The News Tribune reports Washington's low-income kids and those from minority groups are still graduating at lower rates than the statewide average.
Local Area Schools Receive Washington Achievement Awards
Eight school districts in the ESD 105 Service Region are among the recipients of the 4th annual Washington Achievement Awards. State education officials say the awards are “the state’s highest honor” for its public schools. Among the winners are the Grandv…