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Magnet Data Findings

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Data Findings for 2015-2016 


GRADUATION RATES 
1.  Over the last five years, more than 95% of senior students graduate from Manual Arts Magnet School. Furthermore, according to the most recent data, 91.2% of all current Magnet students are on-track to graduate on time. This is a huge contrast to the traditional program of the local area, having only 68% successfully progressing towards graduation. 

COLLEGE READINESS THROUGH A-G COURSES AND COLLEGE ACCEPTANCE 
2. As the Manual Arts Magnet School’s thematic focus is college preparation, the expectation that all students are college-bound is paramount throughout the program. 

3. According to the data collected annually for 2015-2016 by the Magnet Coordinator, 96% of the senior class applied to college, and 100% of the seniors were either accepted to city colleges, four-year colleges and universities, and or private colleges. 

ATTENDANCE 
4. Manual Arts Magnet School regularly averages over 97% student attendance throughout the year. This high showing of students is a direct indicator of student and parent satisfaction with the program offerings and teacher involvement. 

PARENT SURVEYS 
5. Magnet parents communicate a similar contentment through the feedback requests extended by Magnet school families. Generally, the Magnet parents recognize and appreciate the academic rigor, the cohesive, and the positive, motivating environment provided through the Manual Arts College Preparatory Magnet School. In fact, the survey indicated that 97% of the parents would recommend this Magnet program to others.