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PROOF POINTS: One city hits a high school graduation record but few ninth graders are predicted to end up with a college degree

A troubling post-pandemic pattern is emerging across the nation’s schools: test scores and attendance are down, yet more students are earning high school diplomas. A new report from Washington, D.C., suggests bleak futures for many of these high school graduates, given the declining rate of college attendance and completion. This story also appeared in Mind/Shift […]