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How school districts ranked in 4-year graduation rate

Here are Massachusetts school districts ranked by the percentage of students in the Class of 2006 who graduated high school in four years. The state recently calculated four-year graduation rates for the first time, using individual student information gathered over the last five years. Source: Dept. of Education.
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 District Stud-
ents
Grad.
rate
Still enrolled Dropped out Expelled,
in prison
Earned GED Completed
without
diploma
Abby Kelley Foster Charter19100%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Health Careers Academy Charter36100%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Mystic Valley Regional Charter19100%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Weston15598.7%0.6%0.6%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Norwell13498.5%1.5%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Cohasset10198.0%1.0%1.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Norfolk County Agricultural9597.9%1.1%1.1%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Mass. Academy for Math and Science Charter4597.8%2.2%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Dover-Sherborn12197.5%1.7%0.8%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Blackstone Valley Voc19097.4%0.5%1.6%0.0%0.5%0.0%
Hadley3697.2%0.0%2.8%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Chelmsford43297.0%2.1%0.5%0.0%0.5%0.0%
Westwood19496.9%2.6%0.5%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Hatfield3196.8%3.2%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Wayland21996.8%2.7%0.5%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Francis W. Parker Charter6096.7%3.3%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Harvard9296.7%0.0%1.1%0.0%2.2%0.0%
Longmeadow27396.7%1.8%1.1%0.0%0.4%0.0%
Sharon27396.7%2.6%0.7%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Concord-Carlisle32796.3%2.1%0.6%0.3%0.6%0.0%
Northboro-Southboro30496.1%3.0%0.7%0.0%0.3%0.0%
Wellesley29796.0%3.7%0.0%0.3%0.0%0.0%
Ashland16695.8%1.2%1.8%0.6%0.6%0.0%
Easton26295.8%1.1%2.7%0.0%0.4%0.0%
Medfield18695.7%1.6%2.7%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Sandwich27595.6%2.2%2.2%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Reading31295.5%2.2%2.2%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Lincoln-Sudbury34995.4%4.0%0.6%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Hanover19095.3%3.7%1.1%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Hingham25595.3%1.2%3.1%0.4%0.0%0.0%
Hopkinton23495.3%2.1%1.3%0.0%0.9%0.4%
Natick32295.3%3.4%0.6%0.0%0.3%0.3%
Acton-Boxborough45095.1%1.3%2.4%0.0%0.0%1.1%
Manchester Essex10295.1%2.0%2.9%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Westford35895.0%1.7%2.5%0.6%0.3%0.0%
Georgetown9694.8%1.0%2.1%2.1%0.0%0.0%
Scituate19394.8%3.6%1.6%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Andover46994.7%2.8%2.6%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Sabis International Charter5594.5%3.6%1.8%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Marblehead26094.2%2.7%2.7%0.0%0.4%0.0%
Medway19094.2%1.6%2.1%0.0%2.1%0.0%
Bristol County Agricultural10194.1%0.0%5.0%1.0%0.0%0.0%
Lenox6794.0%3.0%1.5%0.0%1.5%0.0%
Southern Berkshire5094.0%0.0%6.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Masconomet35993.9%1.9%4.2%0.0%0.0%0.0%
West Bridgewater6493.8%1.6%3.1%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Winchester24093.8%2.9%2.9%0.0%0.4%0.0%
Holliston22193.7%2.7%3.6%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Newton97793.6%3.8%2.4%0.0%0.0%0.3%
Mount Greylock12493.5%1.6%4.8%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Provincetown3193.5%0.0%6.5%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Burlington25693.4%4.3%2.3%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Hopedale7593.3%5.3%1.3%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Melrose25593.3%3.1%1.6%0.0%0.0%2.0%
Belmont29293.2%2.7%3.8%0.0%0.0%0.3%
Bristol-Plymouth Voc Tech23293.1%0.0%6.9%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Mansfield28793.0%3.8%2.8%0.3%0.0%0.0%
Needham34593.0%3.5%3.2%0.0%0.0%0.3%
Groton-Dunstable19692.9%3.6%2.6%0.0%0.5%0.5%
Ipswich13992.8%0.7%6.5%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Hamilton-Wenham16592.7%5.5%1.8%0.0%0.0%0.0%
North Middlesex31692.7%2.2%3.2%0.0%1.3%0.6%
Duxbury25692.6%3.1%4.3%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Millis8192.6%3.7%3.7%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Tyngsborough16292.6%1.9%4.9%0.0%0.0%0.6%
Lexington46492.5%3.0%2.8%0.0%1.3%0.2%
Maynard6792.5%6.0%1.5%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Mendon-Upton16092.5%1.9%5.0%0.0%0.0%0.6%
Seekonk19992.5%2.5%4.5%0.0%0.0%0.5%
Shrewsbury34592.5%4.1%2.9%0.0%0.3%0.0%
North Reading19592.3%1.0%6.7%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Westborough27492.3%2.9%3.6%0.0%0.7%0.4%
Bellingham20592.2%1.0%6.8%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Lynnfield12992.2%4.7%1.6%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Old Rochester17992.2%1.7%6.1%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Old Colony Regional Voc Tech12792.1%0.0%6.3%0.0%0.0%1.6%
Littleton11292.0%1.8%6.3%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Stoneham22692.0%2.7%4.4%0.0%0.9%0.0%
Braintree39591.9%2.8%4.8%0.0%0.3%0.0%
Pembroke16091.9%4.4%1.9%0.0%0.0%1.9%
Minuteman Regional Voc Tech15891.8%5.1%2.5%0.0%0.0%0.6%
Northern Berkshire Voc9791.8%4.1%4.1%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Brookline47291.7%4.9%2.3%0.0%0.8%0.2%
Pentucket24191.7%2.1%4.6%0.0%1.2%0.4%
Avon5891.4%1.7%6.9%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Franklin36791.3%3.8%4.1%0.0%0.5%0.3%
Palmer10491.3%5.8%1.9%0.0%0.0%1.0%
Southern Worcester County Voc Tech19691.3%0.0%6.6%1.0%1.0%0.0%
Sutton9291.3%2.2%6.5%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Walpole25491.3%2.0%5.5%0.4%0.4%0.0%
East Longmeadow20591.2%5.4%2.0%0.5%0.5%0.5%
Millbury12591.2%1.6%6.4%0.0%0.8%0.0%
Nashoba22691.2%3.1%4.0%0.0%1.8%0.0%
Blue Hills Regional Voc Tech18091.1%2.2%6.1%0.6%0.0%0.0%
Berlin-Boylston7891.0%3.8%3.8%0.0%0.0%1.3%
Dudley-Charlton31091.0%4.2%4.2%0.0%0.3%0.3%
Hampden-Wilbraham34691.0%3.8%4.0%0.9%0.3%0.0%
Shawsheen Valley Voc Tech27991.0%3.2%5.4%0.4%0.0%0.0%
Academy of the Pacific Rim Charter2290.9%4.5%4.5%0.0%0.0%0.0%
West Boylston8890.9%2.3%6.8%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Foxborough22090.5%3.2%6.4%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Belchertown17490.2%2.9%6.9%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Berkshire Hills14290.1%4.2%4.9%0.0%0.7%0.0%
Sturgis Charter7190.1%2.8%5.6%0.0%1.4%0.0%
Canton21589.8%4.2%5.6%0.0%0.0%0.5%
Montachusett Voc Tech28389.8%2.8%6.7%0.7%0.0%0.0%
Nashoba Valley Tech9889.8%2.0%5.1%0.0%0.0%3.1%
Arlington31289.7%5.1%4.2%0.0%0.3%0.6%
Granby8789.7%2.3%6.9%1.1%0.0%0.0%
Foxboro Regional Charter1989.5%10.5%0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Nauset29689.5%3.0%7.4%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Wakefield24289.3%2.5%7.9%0.4%0.0%0.0%
Fairhaven18689.2%3.2%7.0%0.0%0.0%0.5%
Essex Agricultural and Tech9289.1%5.4%3.3%1.1%1.1%0.0%
Southeastern Regional Voc Tech28589.1%2.5%4.6%0.7%0.7%2.5%
Wachusett45589.0%3.7%6.8%0.0%0.2%0.2%
Auburn16188.8%3.7%6.2%0.0%0.0%1.2%
Wilmington24788.7%3.2%7.7%0.0%0.0%0.4%
Waltham34188.6%7.9%2.9%0.0%0.0%0.6%
Tantasqua29688.5%3.0%7.1%0.0%0.7%0.7%
Bedford19688.3%6.1%2.0%0.0%3.6%0.0%
Whitman-Hanson29088.3%5.5%6.2%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Tri County Regional Voc Tech16188.2%3.1%8.1%0.0%0.6%0.0%
Marshfield34488.1%6.1%4.9%0.6%0.0%0.3%
Abington15088.0%1.3%8.0%0.0%2.7%0.0%
South Hadley18388.0%3.3%8.2%0.0%0.0%0.5%
Lee9987.9%6.1%6.1%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Mashpee15787.9%6.4%5.7%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Milton24687.8%6.5%4.1%1.2%0.4%0.0%
Rockport7487.8%9.5%0.0%0.0%2.7%0.0%
Hull8187.7%4.9%7.4%0.0%0.0%0.0%
North Andover32587.7%5.5%4.6%0.6%0.3%0.9%
Amherst-Pelham32387.6%7.1%5.0%0.0%0.0%0.3%
Douglas8987.6%2.2%9.0%0.0%1.1%0.0%
Boston Collegiate Charter1687.5%6.3%6.3%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Tewksbury29587.5%6.4%4.4%0.0%1.7%0.0%
Martha's Vineyard22287.4%2.7%8.6%0.0%0.5%0.9%
Danvers26087.3%5.0%7.7%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Southwick-Tolland15787.3%7.0%5.7%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Bridgewater-Raynham39187.2%1.8%10.0%1.0%0.0%0.0%
Lunenburg14887.2%4.1%8.1%0.0%0.0%0.7%
Hampshire14787.1%3.4%6.8%0.0%2.7%0.0%
Upper Cape Cod Voc Tech14986.6%2.7%10.7%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Nantucket10386.4%2.9%10.7%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Somerset27086.3%2.6%10.4%0.4%0.4%0.0%
Swampscott19086.3%2.1%7.9%0.0%1.1%2.6%
Framingham52986.2%6.4%5.9%0.0%0.0%1.3%
Grafton11686.2%6.9%6.9%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Northbridge16786.2%5.4%7.2%0.6%0.0%0.6%
Dighton-Rehoboth23586.0%3.4%9.8%0.9%0.0%0.0%
Greater Lowell Regional Voc Tech45285.8%4.0%5.3%0.0%0.7%4.2%
Northampton23385.8%4.3%6.9%0.0%0.9%1.7%
Clinton13385.7%3.8%7.5%0.8%0.0%2.3%
Swansea15485.7%1.3%10.4%1.3%0.0%1.3%
Dartmouth34885.6%2.6%11.2%0.0%0.0%0.6%
Northeast Metro Regional Voc26385.6%6.1%7.2%0.4%0.0%0.8%
Watertown18185.6%5.5%8.3%0.0%0.6%0.0%
North Shore Regional Voc10385.4%4.9%8.7%0.0%0.0%1.0%
North Attleborough29085.2%2.4%11.4%0.0%0.3%0.7%
Whittier Regional Voc31085.2%4.5%6.8%2.3%0.3%1.0%
Central Berkshire17585.1%2.9%11.4%0.0%0.6%0.0%
Ashburnham-Westminster16785.0%4.8%9.0%0.0%1.2%0.0%
Harwich10785.0%5.6%9.3%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Dracut29884.9%3.4%9.7%0.7%1.3%0.0%
Dedham18884.6%5.9%8.5%0.0%0.0%1.1%
King Philip30584.6%6.2%9.2%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Rockland21484.6%2.8%12.1%0.0%0.0%0.5%
Cambridge49884.5%9.0%6.0%0.0%0.0%0.2%
Uxbridge13484.3%3.7%9.7%0.0%0.7%1.5%
Falmouth32384.2%4.3%9.9%0.0%1.5%0.0%
Middleborough25384.2%2.0%13.0%0.0%0.0%0.8%
Woburn31484.1%4.1%10.8%0.0%0.3%0.6%
East Bridgewater17483.9%4.0%10.3%0.0%0.6%1.1%
Greater Fall River28383.7%2.8%9.5%1.4%0.4%2.1%
Newburyport22183.7%4.5%9.5%0.0%0.0%2.3%
Norwood30183.7%4.0%10.3%0.0%2.0%0.0%
South Shore Voc Tech High13483.6%4.5%4.5%0.0%0.7%6.7%
Billerica41283.5%4.1%4.1%4.6%3.2%0.5%
Triton27983.5%2.5%12.2%0.0%1.1%0.7%
Codman Academy Charter1883.3%11.1%5.6%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Milford28483.1%1.8%14.8%0.0%0.0%0.4%
Assabet Valley Voc21682.9%2.8%10.6%3.7%0.0%0.0%
Ludlow29282.9%5.5%6.8%0.0%0.0%4.8%
Carver15782.8%4.5%10.2%0.0%2.5%0.0%
Leicester13282.6%3.8%13.6%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Mohawk Trail10982.6%3.7%11.0%0.0%2.8%0.0%
Frontier12682.5%6.3%10.3%0.8%0.0%0.0%
Quincy78782.5%8.1%8.0%0.0%1.1%0.3%
Ayer9182.4%3.3%11.0%0.0%2.2%1.1%
Quabbin23982.4%6.3%10.0%0.4%0.8%0.0%
Freetown-Lakeville22382.1%2.2%15.7%0.0%0.0%0.0%
South Middlesex Voc Tech14082.1%6.4%7.1%0.0%0.7%3.6%
Plymouth64881.8%4.8%12.2%0.0%0.0%1.2%
Stoughton32981.8%6.4%11.2%0.0%0.3%0.3%
Wareham24281.8%5.0%13.2%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Holbrook7581.3%2.7%14.7%0.0%0.0%1.3%
Bourne14981.2%3.4%14.1%0.0%0.7%0.7%
Silver Lake30381.2%1.3%16.2%0.7%0.3%0.3%
Greater New Bedford Voc Tech43981.1%5.0%12.3%0.5%0.2%0.9%
Quaboag Regional12281.1%5.7%13.1%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Prospect Hill Academy Charter2181.0%14.3%4.8%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Easthampton9880.6%8.2%11.2%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Amesbury21580.5%6.0%12.6%0.0%0.0%0.9%
Hudson20880.3%5.8%12.0%0.0%0.0%1.9%
Saugus24380.2%7.0%12.3%0.0%0.0%0.4%
Weymouth51980.2%6.7%13.1%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Franklin County Tech13680.1%2.9%16.2%0.0%0.0%0.7%
Westfield57980.1%3.5%13.6%0.0%2.2%0.5%
Blackstone-Millville13080.0%5.4%6.9%1.5%6.2%0.0%
Medford39779.8%5.8%13.6%0.0%0.0%0.8%
Leominster48679.6%5.1%13.8%0.6%0.0%0.8%
Spencer-East Brookfield14779.6%8.2%10.9%0.0%0.7%0.0%
Dennis-Yarmouth29279.5%6.8%10.3%0.0%2.4%0.7%
Gloucester28279.4%9.2%9.9%0.0%0.4%1.1%
Agawam28379.2%3.2%16.6%0.4%0.0%0.7%
Adams-Cheshire11579.1%3.5%13.9%0.0%3.5%0.0%
Methuen51379.1%5.3%11.3%0.2%2.3%1.8%
Pathfinder Voc Tech15779.0%7.6%10.8%0.0%0.0%2.5%
Peabody50479.0%5.4%12.3%0.2%1.8%1.2%
Pioneer Valley9078.9%6.7%14.4%0.0%0.0%0.0%
North Brookfield6178.7%6.6%13.1%0.0%0.0%1.6%
Monson11778.6%3.4%14.5%1.7%0.0%1.7%
Marlborough27978.5%8.2%11.8%0.0%0.0%1.4%
Norton16378.5%7.4%13.5%0.0%0.6%0.0%
Cape Cod Region Voc Tech17678.4%4.5%15.9%0.0%0.0%1.1%
Beverly34677.7%5.8%16.2%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Somerville39577.2%11.4%10.1%0.5%0.3%0.5%
Everett46177.0%5.6%13.7%1.1%0.0%2.6%
Narragansett12876.6%10.2%13.3%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Oxford18076.1%7.2%14.4%0.6%1.7%0.0%
Barnstable53275.6%5.8%17.3%0.6%0.4%0.4%
Chatham5775.4%12.3%7.0%0.0%0.0%5.3%
West Springfield31175.2%6.8%14.8%0.6%2.6%0.0%
North Adams15474.7%9.1%15.6%0.0%0.6%0.0%
Malden44573.9%6.7%16.2%0.7%2.0%0.4%
City On A Hill Charter4973.5%12.2%8.2%6.1%0.0%0.0%
Gateway13972.7%7.9%15.8%1.4%0.7%1.4%
Gardner26272.5%6.1%21.0%0.0%0.0%0.4%
Winchendon12471.8%7.3%20.2%0.0%0.8%0.0%
Greater Lawrence Regional Voc Tech32271.4%3.1%22.4%1.2%1.9%0.0%
Attleboro50571.3%10.9%17.4%0.0%0.0%0.4%
Randolph26170.9%8.8%16.5%0.0%1.5%2.3%
Webster13770.8%6.6%22.6%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Taunton54570.5%4.4%22.9%0.0%0.6%1.7%
Brockton117070.3%8.5%17.4%0.1%2.6%1.2%
Winthrop16770.1%3.6%24.6%0.0%1.8%0.0%
Northampton-Smith11070.0%8.2%20.0%0.0%1.8%0.0%
Lowell88569.9%11.5%15.8%0.2%1.9%0.6%
Westport12469.4%3.2%25.8%0.8%0.0%0.8%
Salem37868.8%11.6%16.9%0.5%0.8%1.3%
Pittsfield52767.6%7.4%24.1%0.0%0.4%0.4%
Worcester184967.2%9.1%15.5%0.4%2.7%5.1%
North Central Charter3666.7%8.3%16.7%2.8%0.0%5.6%
Haverhill53766.3%13.6%17.7%0.4%0.7%1.3%
Greenfield15564.5%7.1%26.5%0.0%0.6%1.3%
Pioneer Valley Charter7664.5%28.9%5.3%0.0%1.3%0.0%
Lynn117564.4%11.4%17.7%0.0%2.0%4.4%
Southbridge14364.3%11.2%20.3%0.0%2.1%2.1%
Ralph C Mahar10563.8%10.5%21.9%3.8%0.0%0.0%
Athol-Royalston17163.7%9.9%25.1%0.0%1.2%0.0%
Fitchburg48463.4%7.4%25.6%0.0%0.4%3.1%
Revere42563.3%11.1%24.0%0.0%0.0%1.6%
Chicopee62662.5%9.7%22.7%0.0%4.5%0.5%
Ware9461.7%9.6%26.6%1.1%0.0%1.1%
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