graduation http://wuky.org en Graduation Rate Up In Ky., But Achievement Gap Persists http://wuky.org/post/graduation-rate-ky-achievement-gap-persists <p>Kentucky's graduate rates jumped between 2011 and 2012, but the state lost ground in a number of other areas. Thu, 19 Dec 2013 20:24:00 +0000 Josh James 42162 at http://wuky.org Graduation Rate Up In Ky., But Achievement Gap Persists Former Marine, Opera Stars among UK's Class of 2013 http://wuky.org/post/former-marine-opera-stars-among-uks-class-2013 <p>LEXINGTON,KY-- This Sunday marks commencement at the University of Kentucky.</p><p></p><p> Fri, 03 May 2013 13:00:00 +0000 Chase Cavanaugh 30920 at http://wuky.org Former Marine, Opera Stars among UK's Class of 2013 Dropout Bill Part of Ky. Board of Education's Legislative Agenda http://wuky.org/post/dropout-bill-part-ky-board-educations-legislative-agenda <p>FRANKFORT, Ky. - Changing the high school dropout age from 16 to 18 is a legislative priority once again for the Kentucky Board of Education. During their regular meeting Wednesday, board members approved a legislative agenda for the upcoming session that starts in January. Thu, 06 Dec 2012 11:30:26 +0000 Brenna Angel 24389 at http://wuky.org Dropout Bill Part of Ky. Board of Education's Legislative Agenda Education Leaders to Continue Push for Changing Dropout Age http://wuky.org/post/education-leaders-continue-push-changing-dropout-age <p>LEXINGTON, Ky. - Raising the school dropout age from 16 to 18 will once again be a focus for the Kentucky Chamber and education leaders when the General Assembly convenes in Frankfort next year. Wed, 14 Nov 2012 12:56:18 +0000 Brenna Angel 23440 at http://wuky.org Education Leaders to Continue Push for Changing Dropout Age