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Live From Woodburn High

OPB | March 09, 2016

Oregon has the fourth lowest graduation rate in the country, but Woodburn High has exceeded the state average by double digits for two years in a row.

Black Baccalaureate Program Revived To Highlight Student Success

OPB | June 15, 2015

Portland's Black Baccalaureate program is back after a six-year hiatus. A group of local community organizations put together the event to empower black students.

Class Of 2025 At Earl Boyles Elementary School

OPB | June 03, 2014

TUESDAY: We'll talk with some of the first graders in the class of 2025, their parents, teachers, principal, and others in the audience.

Report Shows University Of Oregon In Last Place For Benchmarks

OPB | Nov. 06, 2013

WEDNESDAY: An internal report reveals the University of Oregon is lagging behind other public universities in several areas including graduation rates, retention, faculty grants and publications, and student-to-professor ratios.

Graduation Stories

OPB | June 13, 2013

As graduation season is upon us, we'll look at who's graduating with non-standard diplomas and who's not graduating at all — and explore the implications.

Woodburn Fire Aftermath

OPB | May 21, 2012

A four-alarm fire caused major damage to Woodburn High School. We'll find out how the community is reacting.

Oregon Graduation Rates

OPB | April 26, 2011

At 9 a.m. today the Oregon Department of Education released statistics on the number of students in Oregon who graduate in four years with high school diplomas. We'll discuss the news.

Failing Graduation Rates

OPB | May 26, 2010

Why are only 66 percent of Oregon high school students graduating after four years?

An Educated State

OPB | May 26, 2009

What would it take for 40 percent of Oregonians to have a college degree?

Left Behind

OPB | May 06, 2009

What do high school graduation rates tell us about who drops out and why?

Essential Skills for the Real World (or College)

OPB | June 20, 2008

What do you think of Oregon's new graduation requirements?