ERIC Number: ED449832
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
High School Graduate Participation Rates: Proportions of Sacramento Area High School Graduates Enrolled in Los Rios Community College District, Fall 1998-Fall 1994.
Los Rios Community Coll. District, Sacramento, CA. Office of Planning and Research.
This report profiles the enrollment patterns of recent high school graduates of the Greater Sacramento Metropolitan Area who attend Los Rios colleges (California). This summary and the full data report provide the District and its colleges with research information on rates of participation by students who graduated from Los Rios Community College District's Sacramento area feeder high schools. This executive summary primarily reviews the top feeder high schools to the Los Rios District, its colleges and centers. The cohort for this study includes those students enrolled at Los Rios colleges from fall 1994 to fall 1998 who are 19 years of age or younger, received a high school diploma and last attended high school in the year specified. Graduates from the top ten feeder high schools made up 43.1% of the fall 1998 enrollment compared to 43.4% in fall 1997, decreasing by a slight 0.3%. The total number of high school graduates from Los Rios feeder high schools increased by 7.6%, from 13,507 graduates in 1997 to 14,538 graduates in 1998. However, the number of those graduates enrolling in Los Rios colleges increased by a smaller 2.0% from 3,739 in fall 1997 to 3,813 graduates enrolled in fall 1998. (JA)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
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Authoring Institution: Los Rios Community Coll. District, Sacramento, CA. Office of Planning and Research.