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New Bedford High

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Student attendance (% of students absent 10 or more days each year)
201320142015201620172018
Students Incl 2,591 2,560 2,299 2,218 2,268-
Absent 10+ days # 1,399 1,497 1,642 1,546 1,513-
New Bedford HighAbsent 10+ days % 54.0% 58.5% 71.4% 69.7% 66.7%-%
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Students Incl 1,004,215 1,005,935 1,007,024 1,006,050 1,008,518-
Absent 10+ days # 317,839 305,512 322,733 307,096 335,633-
StateAbsent 10+ days % 31.7% 30.4% 32.0% 30.5% 33.3%-%

Chronically absent rate (% of students absent 10% or more each year)
201320142015201620172018
Students Incl 2,591 2,560 2,299 2,218 2,268-
Chronically absent # 941 999 1,240 1,124 1,112-
New Bedford HighChronically absent % 36.3% 39.0% 53.9% 50.7% 49.0%-%
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Students Incl 1,004,215 1,005,935 1,007,024 1,006,050 1,008,518-
Chronically absent # 127,983 123,713 129,734 123,617 136,352-
StateChronically absent % 12.7% 12.3% 12.9% 12.3% 13.5%-%

Percentage of students suspended in-school at least once
20142015201620172018
Students Incl2,6012,3552,2632,2992,178
In-school # 62 3 5 12 4
New Bedford HighIn-school % 2.4% 0.1% 0.2% 0.5% 0.2%
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Students Incl980,427980,976979,947980,433981,288
In-school # 20,824 17,211 18,514 16,669 17,742
StateIn-school % 2.1% 1.8% 1.9% 1.7% 1.8%

Percentage of students suspended out-of-school at least once
20142015201620172018
Students Incl2,6012,3552,2632,2992,178
Out-of-school # 380 326 369 239 180
New Bedford HighOut-of-school % 14.6% 13.8% 16.3% 10.4% 8.3%
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Students Incl980,427980,976979,947980,433981,288
Out-of-school # 38,309 28,844 28,740 27,093 28,456
StateOut-of-school % 3.9% 2.9% 2.9% 2.8% 2.9%

Annual dropout rate
201320142015201620172018
# Dropouts 102 85 62 91 54 28
New Bedford High% Dropouts 4.2% 3.5% 2.9% 4.4% 2.7% 1.4%
# Dropouts      
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# Dropouts 6,248 5,746 5,346 5,523 5,172 5,408
State% Dropouts 2.2% 2.0% 1.9% 1.9% 1.8% 1.9%

4-year cohort graduation rate
20132014201520162017
Students Incl590505475560560
New Bedford High% Graduated (4 Yrs)62.9%66.1%65.5%65.2%65.0%
Students Incl     
Select a Comparable School% Graduated (4 Yrs)     
Students Incl74,53773,16872,47474,04573,249
State% Graduated (4 Yrs)85.0%86.1%87.3%87.5%88.3%

5-year cohort graduation rate
20122013201420152016
Students Incl639590505475560
New Bedford High% Graduated (5 Yrs)63.5%65.4%67.7%67.8%69.1%
Students Incl     
Select a Comparable School% Graduated (5 Yrs)     
Students Incl73,48374,53773,16872,47474,045
State% Graduated (5 Yrs)87.5%87.7%88.5%89.4%89.8%

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