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Study: Ninth-Grade ‘Grades’ Predict Graduation & College Attendance


The University of Chicago Consortium on School Research, whose research I always respect, has just published The Predictive Power of Ninth-Grade GPA.

It reinforces previous studies which emphasize the importance of ninth-grade, which our school and many others are taking seriously.

Here’s an excerpt from the report’s summary:

Author: Larry Ferlazzo

I'm a high school teacher in Sacramento, CA.

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