Dropout Prevention

Explore resources designed to support educators in helping students stay on the path to graduation.

Explore the subtopics below to learn more about the recommended practices:

To learn more about the research underlying these practices, view the IES Practice Guide, Dropout Prevention.

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Dropout Recovery Plan

Dropout Prevention > Learning Environment > See How It Works

Dropout prevention team members created this plan to detail its activities to support students, such as visiting families and allowing students to recover credits. The multimedia presentation,...

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Credit Recovery Tracker

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A high school graduation coach uses this tracker to monitor the credit recovery progress of students coming back to school after dropping out. Watch the multimedia presentation, Students Want to...

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Pathways to Success Organization and Content

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This presentation describes a school's mandatory skills course for ninth graders. To learn more about the school's efforts to help students stay on track to graduate, watch the multimedia...

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Tutoring Assignment Pass

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Students at one high school use this tutoring pass to record their compliance with tutoring sessions, required whenever one of their grades falls below passing. To learn more about the academic...

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The Humanities Program

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This presentation describes the Humanities Program at Sleepy Hollow. This program is a targeted intervention for struggling ninth- and tenth-grade students. The presentation describes the program,...

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Targeted Social-Emotional Programs

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These two letters are used to inform parents that their son/daughter needs to participate in one of the school's social-emotional programs. These programs teach students strategies to strengthen...

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Pyramid of Success

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This presentation outlines Foxfire's Pyramid of Success, the foundational principles upon which the school operates. The components include professional learning communities, parent engagement,...

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Guidance News

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This article from Tales of the Hollow, Sleepy Hollow High School's newsletter, describes the assistance offered to students in preparing for college. It shows some of the activities that schools...

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Professional Learning Time Log

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Teachers at Foxfire Center for Student Success meet daily before school begins for professional learning time. The principal sets a focus for each week and asks that teachers use this form to...

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Special Education Student Access to General Education Curriculum

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A high school administrator uses these slides to describe the school's scaffolded approach to inclusion for its special education students. The audio interview, Increasing Rigor for Special...

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Project Y.O.U.

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This presentation describes the Project Y.O.U. Transition Program at Sleepy Hollow High School. It is a work/study program with academic support and employment for students at risk of academic...

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Senior Project Requirements

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Here are the requirements for Foxfire’s mandated senior project, which include career exploration, postsecondary goal setting, personal reflections, and community participation. The senior project...

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