education

Alternative and online school audit

Dropout rates at Oregon’s alternative high schools cry out for better oversight, audit says (Oregonian, 12/20/2017)

Auditors seek accountability, oversight of Oregon’s alternative and online schools (Statesman Journal, 12/20/2017)

Stronger accountability, oversight, and support would improve results for academically at-risk students in alternative and online education (2017) Oregon Secretary of States, Audits Division

Graduation Rate Audit

Audit critical of ODE’s efforts to boost graduation (Portland Tribune, 12/19/2017)

Oregon needs to do more for mobile, middle school and low-income students, audit says (Statesman Journal, 12/19/2017)

Audit: Oregon needs to step up efforts to boost graduation rates (KTVZ, 12/20/2017)

Oregon Department of Education should take further steps to help districts and high schools increase Oregon’s graduation rate (2017) Oregon Secretary of State Audits Division

Homeless Students

Homeless students jump over 5 percent in Oregon, set new record high (Oregonian, 11/15/2017)

Rate Of Homeless Students In Oregon At All-Time High (KLCC, 11/15/2017)

Dept. of Education: Number of homeless students in Oregon hits all-time high (KPTV, 11/15/2017)

Homeless student data (annual) Oregon Department of Education