U.S. on Track to Meet High School Grad Rate Goal
FEBRUARY 26, 2013
is on track to meet the national high school graduation goal of 90 percent by the class of 2020. Bush's 1990 State of the Union address, he set a 90 percent graduation goal by 2000, and while this goal wasn’t achieved, the 90 percent target has been reaffirmed by Presidents Bill Clinton, George W. A new report found that high school graduation rates are on the upswing and on pace to hit a long-sought goal by 2020. Washington — Feb.