SLO County school graduation rates rising
May 2, 2015
In line with California, San Luis Obispo County’s graduation rates increased in 2014, according to a report released Tuesday by the California Department of Education.
San Luis Obispo County’s graduation rates increased from 88.7 percent in 2013 to 89.4 percent in 2014. In California, 80.8 percent of students that started four years ago as freshman graduated in 2014.
North County schools led the county in higher graduation rates. In 2014, Templeton was at the head of the pack with a 98.2 percent graduation rate, second in line was Atascadero at 97.4 percent and third was Paso Robles with 93.6 percent.