High School Completion

Right now, in Las Cruces, about one out of every four children is dropping out of high school, radically diminishing their opportunities for employment. We should invest in wrap-around services to ensure all children have the support they need to thrive in school and graduate.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

Current High School Graduation Rates

The following strategy goals were developed at a convening on September 5, 2014:.

 

81%Nation Wide

Nation Wide Graduation Rates

69%State Wide

State Wide Graduation Rates

77%Las Cruces

Las Cruces Graduation Rates

80%Gadsden

Gadsden Graduation Rates

69%Hatch

Hatch Graduation Rates

Help High School Completion

The following are a collective list of links that could help you motivate and engage students.

 

 

INCENTIVES IN SCHOOL

Read more about how incentives can help with motivation

 

GRADUATION RATES

Look at where New Mexico places nationally

 

COMPREHENSIVE REFORM

This summary provides examples of fifteen comprehensive school reform models based on the strength of each program’s effectiveness including

 

 

COMPREHENSIVE SCHOOL REFORM MODELS

Which comprehensive school reform programs have evidence of positive effects on middle and
high school achievement?

 

SCHOOL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM

The SDP is the first reported school intervention program in which the test scores, behavior, and attendance of poor and/or socially marginalized students improved dramatically.

 

THE MIDDLE

“The Bermuda triangle of education” Meyer discusses the background of middle school creation and some of the points brought up by various researchers and educators about the structure and efficacy of middle schools today.