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High School Graduation Rate

Andy Chow / Ohio Public Radio

High schools around the state are facing a crucial dilemma as about a third of students are not on track to graduate.

Next year's Ohio high school seniors will be the first to choose their route to graduation - pass some state tests, take a college entrance exam or earn an industry credential.

A new U.S. Department of Education report says Ohio's overall high-school graduation rate of about 82 percent is even with the national average. 

High School Graduation Rate Increases

Jan 22, 2013

The U.S Department of Education says graduation rates at Ohio's public high schools are improving.