Community Activation

Find graduation rate data and opportunties for action in your state

GradNation Community Summits

Held nationwide throughout 2016, GradNation Community Summits support and fuel collaborative, community-based efforts to increase high school graduation rates and provide an array of holistic supports that young people need to succeed.

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100

Summits

31

States

14,000+

Participants

Community Activation

News from the Summits

To raise graduation rates and increase postsecondary enrollment in Fort Worth, Texas, the city plans on harnessing the power of collective action. “We are facing a crisis with our kids, and it has to be turned around,” said Betsy Mayor Price at the Fort Worth GradNation Community Summit, hosted by Price and Fort Worth SPARC, on Oct. 10.
“Our hope was to provide an outlet for youth and adults across Washtenaw County to come together for interactive and engaging programming,” said Kelsey Cavanagh-Strong of Neutral Zone, describing the GradNation Community Summit they hosted in Ann Arbor, Michigan on Oct. 20.
Pastor Samuel serves as the Executive Director of Congregations Organized for Prophetic Engagement (COPE) in San Bernardino, CA.

Resources for your community

Get GradNation Reports & Resources

We have curated a collection of resources, reports and data to ensure those working at the state level to end the dropout crisis can easily find up-to-date and relevant information to inform the great work they do.

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GradNation community summits presented by AT&T

Community summits are possible thanks to the generous support of AT&T.