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Taunton

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Student attendance (% of students absent 10 or more days each year)
201520162017201820192020
Students Incl 8,446 8,540 8,563 8,609 8,526 8,378
Absent 10+ days # 2,923 2,871 3,049 3,281 3,262 1,601
TauntonAbsent 10+ days % 34.6% 33.6% 35.6% 38.1% 38.3% 19.1%
Students Incl      
Absent 10+ days #      
Select a Comparable DistrictAbsent 10+ days %      
Students Incl 1,007,024 1,006,050 1,008,518 986,888 981,894 970,593
Absent 10+ days # 322,733 307,096 335,633 336,465 338,673 154,903
StateAbsent 10+ days % 32.0% 30.5% 33.3% 34.1% 34.5% 16.0%

Chronically absent rate (% of students absent 10% or more each year)
201520162017201820192020
Students Incl 8,446 8,540 8,563 8,609 8,526 8,378
Chronically absent # 1,163 1,177 1,220 1,331 1,309 1,202
TauntonChronically absent % 13.8% 13.8% 14.2% 15.5% 15.4% 14.3%
Students Incl      
Chronically absent #      
Select a Comparable DistrictChronically absent %      
Students Incl 1,007,024 1,006,050 1,008,518 986,888 981,894 970,593
Chronically absent # 129,734 123,617 136,352 130,217 126,575 125,998
StateChronically absent % 12.9% 12.3% 13.5% 13.2% 12.9% 13.0%

Percentage of students suspended in-school at least once
20162017201820192020
Students Incl8,4578,4738,5638,4538,403
In-school # 9 44 63 138 168
TauntonIn-school % 0.1% 0.5% 0.7% 1.6% 2.0%
Students Incl     
In-school #     
Select a Comparable DistrictIn-school %     
Students Incl979,947980,433981,288976,789970,032
In-school # 18,514 16,669 17,742 18,100 11,836
StateIn-school % 1.9% 1.7% 1.8% 1.9% 1.2%

Percentage of students suspended out-of-school at least once
20162017201820192020
Students Incl8,4578,4738,5638,4538,403
Out-of-school # 466 475 486 554 402
TauntonOut-of-school % 5.5% 5.6% 5.7% 6.6% 4.8%
Students Incl     
Out-of-school #     
Select a Comparable DistrictOut-of-school %     
Students Incl979,947980,433981,288976,789970,032
Out-of-school # 28,740 27,093 28,456 29,174 19,819
StateOut-of-school % 2.9% 2.8% 2.9% 3.0% 2.0%

Annual dropout rate
201520162017201820192020
# Dropouts 26 34 27 28 32 28
Taunton% Dropouts 1.4% 1.8% 1.4% 1.4% 1.5% 1.4%
# Dropouts      
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# Dropouts 5,346 5,523 5,172 5,408 5,186 4,501
State% Dropouts 1.9% 1.9% 1.8% 1.9% 1.8% 1.6%

4-year cohort graduation rate
20162017201820192020
Students Incl497512500543545
Taunton% Graduated (4 Yrs)88.7%88.7%89.4%89.7%91.9%
Students Incl     
Select a Comparable District% Graduated (4 Yrs)     
Students Incl74,04573,24974,64175,06774,232
State% Graduated (4 Yrs)87.5%88.3%87.9%88.0%89.0%

5-year cohort graduation rate
20152016201720182019
Students Incl461497512500543
Taunton% Graduated (5 Yrs)88.7%90.5%89.8%90.0%90.2%
Students Incl     
Select a Comparable District% Graduated (5 Yrs)     
Students Incl72,47474,04573,24974,64175,067
State% Graduated (5 Yrs)89.4%89.8%90.1%89.7%90.1%

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