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KDE releases 2019-2020 School Report Card data

The Kentucky Department of Education released annual School Report Card data on Oct. 14, as required by statute and under the federal Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA).

Graduation rate, Advanced Placement and ACT scores rise

The percentage of Kentucky public school students graduating from high school continued to increase; more students took rigorous Advanced Placement tests and earned a qualifying score of 3 or higher; and students scored higher with a greater percentage of them meeting readiness benchmarks on the ACT, according to 2016-17 assessment data released today by the Kentucky Department of Education.

Kentucky lauded for increasing graduation rate, closing graduation gap

A new report by Civic Enterprises and the Everyone Graduates Center at the School of Education at Johns Hopkins University says Kentucky is a national leader in closing the graduation rate gap for low-income students.

Pruitt issues state of K-12 public education report

The state of K-12 public education in Kentucky is strong according to Commissioner of Education Stephen Pruitt, though he did say there is room for improvement.

Graduation rate report ranks Kentucky among the top states

A recent report on graduation rates calls Kentucky “a beacon to all other states” and lauds the state’s ability to all but eliminate the opportunity gap between low-income students and all other students to graduate on time.

Education and the State of the Commonwealth

It was my honor to attend the State of the Commonwealth speech last week when Gov. Steve Beshear made his eighth and final such...

The nature of education

Kentucky has been featured in numerous state and national media sources recently for the improved performance in college- and career-readiness rates and graduation rates....

Moving in the right direction

The Kentucky Department of Education just released the third year of results under the Unbridled Learning College/Career-Readiness for All accountability model, and while we...

High school graduation rate improves slightly

The Kentucky public high school graduation rate for the 2010-11 school year improved slightly over the rate for the previous year.

Discovering best practices in college/career readiness, graduation rates

When looking at the most recent college/career readiness (CCR) rates and graduation rates, it is clear that some districts are making significant strides toward...