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Graduation Rate Differential

There are significant disparities by race/ethnicity and income in high school graduation rates

High school graduation rates vary widely by race, ethnicity, and income.

  • Since 2010, Whites exceed the overall LPS graduation rate an average of 3%.
  • Among racial and ethnic minorities since 2010, Asians trail the overall LPS graduation rate an average of 5%, Black/African-Americans trail an average of 10%, and Hispanics/Latinx trail an average of 11%.
  • Graduation rate data is missing for American Indian/Alaska Native students for the 2013-14 and 2017-18 years. For existing data, American Indian/Alaska Native students trail the overall LPS graduation rate an average of 24%.
  • Students who receive free/reduced lunch trail the LPS rate an average of 7%.