Delaware’s public high school graduation rate continues to increase, once again hitting a record high in 2018. The state’s dropout rate also declined.
Governor, Department of Correction, educators celebrate graduation of 10 offenders from new culinary certification program
Governor Jack Markell, Department of Correction administrators, and representatives from Delaware Technical Community College celebrated the graduation of 10 offenders from the Sussex Community Corrections Center (SCCC) who completed the culinary program offered at its newly renovated training facility.
Delaware made the greatest gains in high school graduation rates between 2013 and 2014, the U.S. Department of Education announced.
The state’s latest high school dropout report, released today, shows a 30-year low in the percentage of students leaving high school before graduation.
Governor Jack Markell offers congratulations to Delaware class of 2012 graduates and hope for the future ahead of them.