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Tuesday, November 20th, 2012

Academic Performance Not Top Reason for High Dropout Rates

By Hope Gillette, Voxxi Poor academic performance ranked fourth on decisive reasons for high school student drop out , states the 2012 High School Drop Outs in America study. The data indicates the number one reason (23 percent) for high school  student drop out rates is lack of parental encouragement, followed closely by teenage pregnancy (21 percent) and poor