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Idaho ranks low in graduation rate

Posted at 9:11 AM, Dec 16, 2015
and last updated 2015-12-16 11:11:35-05

The Gem State is once more near the bottom of a nationwide list dealing with education. This time the rankings involve graduation rates.

According to the U.S. Department of Education, Idaho ranked 41st in the nation for students graduating from high school. 77% of Idaho ninth graders end up graduating. That's compared to the national average of 82%.