Thursday, March 22, 2012

Study Finds Fewer Nevada Students Graduate High School

Study Finds Fewer Nevada Students Graduate High School

9 states have seen their high school graduate rates drop including Nevada.  It appears only 50% of our kids are graduating from high school.

Experts are blaming it on families that move to and from the state.  

As a parent, living in Las Vegas,  I see lots of distractions for families and teens, such as drugs, alcohol, gambling, crime, and a rough economy.   And with many people working 2-3 jobs with no parents at home most of the day that leaves kids to their own devices.

1 comment:

debi9kids said...

sadly, I think you're right :(

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