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Grade 9 Five-Year Extended Longitudinal Graduation, Completion, and Dropout Rates,
Texas Public Schools, Class of 2008, Fall 2008 and Fall 2009

        Graduated             Continued           Received GED         Dropped out    
Status date Class Number Rate (%) Number Rate (%) Number Rate (%) Number Rate (%)
Fall 2008 300,488 237,576 79.1 26,865 8.9 4,610 1.5 31,437 10.5
Fall 2009 297,505 248,058 83.4 6,999 2.4 6,219 2.1 36,229 12.2

Note. A dash (-) indicates data are not reported to protect student anonymity. When the number of students represented by a final status is not reported, the corresponding class size is presented in intervals of 50 to provide a general idea of the number of students in the class while maintaining student anonymity. In a class of <150, for example, the number of students is between 100 and 149.

Contact Information:
For questions or comments about grade-level retention rates, completion rates, graduation rates, dropout rates, and leavers, please contact the Texas Education Agency Division of Accountability Research by e-mail or by phone at 512-475-3523.
This page last updated July 2010

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