AFGR

(redirected from Averaged Freshman Graduation Rate)
AcronymDefinition
AFGRAveraged Freshman Graduation Rate (government education statistic)
AFGRAutomatic Face and Gesture Recognition (photo analysis)
AFGRAssociazione Folcloristica Giovanile Regionale (Italian: Regional Youth Folk Association; Italy)
AFGRApproved Force Gross Requirement
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This report presents the number of high school completers, the Averaged Freshman Graduation Rate (AFGR), and the dropout data for grades 9-12 for public schools in school year 2009-10.
According to data from the National Center for Education Statistics, the national averaged freshman graduation rate for public school students in the United States for the class of 2008-2009 was 75.5 percent.
(Note: Researchers analyzed data from the Department's Common Core of Data, using the Averaged Freshman Graduation Rate [AFGR] and promoting power to determine students' progress.)
The data include characteristics such as the numbers of students and teachers, number of high school completers, as well as the averaged freshman graduation rate and revenues and expenditures.
The Averaged freshman graduation rate for public high schools from the common core of data: School Years 2002-03 and 2003-04 (NCES 2006-601).
This report presents the number of high school graduates, the Averaged Freshman Graduation Rate (AFGR), and the dropout data for grades 9-12 for public schools in school year 2008-09.
* "Public School Graduates and Dropouts from the Common Core of Data," another NCES study, presents the number of high school graduates, the Averaged Freshman Graduation Rate (AFGR), and dropout data for grades 9-12 for public schools during the 2006-07 school year.
Concerning states, a new report from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), "Public School Graduates and Dropouts from the Common Core of Data: School Year 2005-06," presents the number of high school graduates, the Averaged Freshman Graduation Rate (AFGR), and dropout data for grades 9-12.
This report presents the number of high school graduates, the Averaged Freshman Graduation Rate (AFGR), and dropout data for grades 9 through 12 for public schools in school year 2006-07.
In the interim, states that do not yet have a system to accurately track transfers or four years of data available will be required to use the Averaged Freshman Graduation Rate (AFGR).
Four rates are presented to provide a broad picture of high school dropouts and completers in the United States, with the event dropout rate, the status dropout rate, the status completion rate, and the averaged freshman graduation rate each contributing unique information.
By drawing on two prominent methods for calculating graduation rates: the National Governors Association's endorsed longitudinal approach and the Averaged Freshman Graduation Rate (AFGR), this brief outlines how data are needed to track dropout trends and patterns, as well as how to direct resources and more effective strategies to ensure more students receive a high school diploma.