Monthly Archives: September 2014

Idaho’s dropping grad rates — and the outliers

Idaho’s graduation rates dropped to a 10-year low in 2012-13 — and state officials say that reflects a new and tougher federal record-keeping requirement. Still unchanged is Idaho’s goal: a 90 percent graduation rate, one of the federal government’s Adequate

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School levies — and property values

Do poorer school districts have a tougher time passing supplemental school levies? Here’s some more evidence. To take one more look at Idaho’s growing reliance on supplemental school property tax levies, I work on one more math problem. I looked at the

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