Only 68% of low-income students in Seattle graduate high school, compared to 86% of their non-low-income counterparts.

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Washington state public school graduation rates are on the rise, with 79% of students graduating on time in 2016, up from 76% in 2013 – but they still fall behind the national average of 83%. Seattle Public Schools are slightly less than that, at 78%. But the opportunity gap persists, especially for low-income, Hispanic and black students, who graduate at significantly lower rates than their white counterparts. See graduation rates by district, by race and by income.

Provided by Education Research Institute and The Seattle Times