Every student has the potential to change
a community.a state.a nation.the world.

1 in 5 students
drops out of high school every year

Since January 2010, the U.S. economy has added 11.6 million jobs.

99% of them have gone to workers with at least some college education.1

More high school graduates mean:

more jobs

more spending & investments

more tax revenue

more home
& auto sales

more postsecondary graduates

less crime & decreased health care costs

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1America's Divided Recovery: College Haves and Have-Nots, Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce