Civic Report November 2001


High School Graduation Rates in the United States

Table 10: Ranking of White Graduation Rates by District

District

Ranking

White Graduation Rate

Cleveland City School District

46

23%

Detroit City School District

45

43%

Columbus City School District

44

46%

Baltimore City Public School System

43

48%

Memphis City School District

42

50%

Nashville-Davidson County School District

41

55%

Duval County School District

40

57%

City of Chicago School District 299

39

59%

Pinellas County School District

38

59%

Polk County School District

37

61%

 

 

 

Clark County School District

36

61%

Hillsborough County School District

35

62%

Broward County School District

34

63%

Orange County School District

33

63%

Palm Beach County School District

32

64%

Fort Worth Independent School District

31

66%

Hawaii Department of Education

30

67%

Virginia Beach City Public Schools

29

69%

Dade County School District

28

70%

Mobile County School District

27

72%

 

 

 

Gwinnett County School District

26

72%

Wake County Schools

25

72%

Charlotte-Mecklenberg County Schools

24

72%

Dallas Independent School District

23

72%

Jefferson County R-1

22

72%

Milwaukee School District

21

73%

Anne Arundel County Public Schools

20

75%

Jefferson County School District

19

75%

Cobb County School District

18

75%

Dekalb County School District

17

77%

 

 

 

Long Beach Unified

16

78%

Fresno Unified

15

78%

Mesa Unified School District

14

79%

San Diego City Unified

13

79%

Austin Independent School District

12

79%

New York City School District

11

80%

Los Angeles Unified

10

81%

Houston Independent School District

9

84%

Baltimore County Public Shools

8

84%

El Paso Independent School District

7

86%

 

 

 

Boston School District

6

87%

Montgomery County Public Schools

5

88%

Prince Georges County School District

4

90%

Philadelphia City School District

3

91%

Fairfax County Public Schools

2

92%

Albuquerque Public Schools

1

99%

District of Columbia Public Schools

NR

INS

Granite School District

NR

NA

Jordan School District

NR

NA

Orleans Parish School Board

NR

NA

NR=Not ranked; INS=Insufficient student count for calculating graduation rate; NA=Data not available

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