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America’s high school graduation rate lags behind other developed nations: Why? 

By Riley Quigley Staff Writer According to the National Center of Education and the Economy, as of 2017, high school graduation in the United States was at 83%. That number might sound high, but, compared to other developed countries, it’s actually one of the lowest. For example, Finland’s graduation rate is at 99%, with Japan, New Zealand, South Korea and

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The last hurrah: Planning graduation

By Jennifer Valencia Everest Editor-in-Chief Graduating high school is something every high schooler dreams of throughout the four years. The rigorous process students must go through in order to achieve the goal of graduating high school is a long one. Not only must students experience the confusion and emotional distress of experiencing high school, they must also grow up and

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