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Pasco County Schools Achieves Top Graduation Rates in the Tampa Bay Area

This post was created on 01/23/2024.

Pasco County Schools proudly announces a significant achievement in educational excellence, having secured the highest graduation rate among all school districts in the Tampa Bay Area.

With an impressive percentage of 91.1%, Pasco County Schools surpasses its regional counterparts and exceeds the state average of 88% for all student populations graduations.
 
This remarkable accomplishment reflects the district's unwavering commitment to providing quality education and ensuring that every student has the opportunity to succeed.The graduation rate of 91.1% is a testament to the hard work and dedication of students and educators within the Pasco County Schools system.
 
In addition to this overall achievement, Pasco County Schools has also made notable strides in supporting Exceptional Student Education (ESE).
The district also leads the Tampa Bay Area with the highest percentage of ESE graduates, boasting an ESE student graduation rate of 90.9%, surpassing the state average of 85%. This success underscores the district's focus on inclusive education and its efforts to provide tailored support to meet the diverse needs of all students.
 
Superintendent Kurt Browning of Pasco County Schools expressed pride in this achievement, stating, "This milestone is a direct result of our collective commitment to educational excellence and our belief in the potential of every student. Our educators, staff, students and the community have worked tirelessly to create an environment where learning thrives, and every student is prepared for success beyond graduation.”
 
The district's achievement in graduation rates reflects its innovative educational strategies, high-quality teaching, and robust support systems catering to its student body's varied needs.
Pasco County Schools remains dedicated to maintaining and enhancing these standards to ensure that every student is equipped with the skills and knowledge needed for future success.
 
As Pasco County Schools celebrates this achievement, it also reaffirms its commitment to continuous improvement and excellence in education. The district looks forward to building on this success and setting new benchmarks in the years to come.