July 2016

Market Notes

Every year, over 1.2 million students drop out of high school in the United States alone; that’s a student every 26 seconds – or 7,000 a day. About 25% of high school freshmen fail to graduate from high school on time. Almost 2,000 high schools across the U.S. graduate less than 60% of their students. 400,000 students drop out of college every year in the U.S. More than 75% of students required to take remedial classes never graduate. 30% of college and university students drop out after their first year. Statistics suggest that 70% of Americans will study at a 4-year college but less than two-thirds will graduate.

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