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High School Performance

The state has released data on high school performance. The Really Good News New Orleans showed robust growth on the End of Course Tests (EOCs). New Orleans1 (OPSB & RSD) is 8th in improvement in the state, with 59% of students proficient (scoring Excellent or Good) compared to 52% in 2013. This is a jump of […]

Game Changer! N.O. High School Grad Rate Outperforms US

With the recent release by the U.S. Department of Education of national high school completion rates, New Orleans has cause to celebrate.  In terms of graduating students on time, we have closed the performance gap. New Orleans outperformed the state and outperformed the nation.  States are now required to use a common measurement for high school completion:  the percent […]