graduation

Kentucky's graduate rates jumped between 2011 and 2012, but the state lost ground in a number of other areas.

LEXINGTON,KY-- This Sunday marks commencement at the University of Kentucky.

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.

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.