$400K Donation Aims To Stem Tide Of Baltimore's Dropout RateStemming the tide of Baltimore's dropout rate. That's what one large donation from one of the nation's top telecommunications companies aims to do.
Maryland High Schools Have Some Of The Highest Graduation Rates In The CountryLook for more caps and gowns this spring. A nationwide survey finds Maryland high schools now have some of the highest graduation rates in the country.
House Passes Bill To Raise School Dropout AgeMaryland's high school dropout age would rise from 16 to 17 in 2015, under a measure that has passed the House of Delegates.
Report: U.S. Makes Modest Gains In Graduation RateThe last straw for 17-year-old Alton Burke was a note left on his door. The high school dropout picked up the phone and re-enrolled at South Hagerstown High.
Baltimore City Schools See Boost In Number Of GraduatesNew numbers released on Friday show a reversal in the city's low graduation rate. Baltimore may have found the key to turning it around.
High School Dropouts Get A Second Chance At Their EducationThe Baltimore City school system has had remarkable success in lowering its dropout rate.