Department of Education

Report: Projections of Education Statistics to 2025

This annual report provides national-level data for the past 15 years and projections to the year 2025 on enrollment, teachers, high school graduates, and expenditures.

Report: National Student Loan FY 2014 Cohort Default Rate

These data describe the FY 2014 cohort student loan default rate, which increased slightly from 11.3% to 11.5% for students who entered repayment between fiscal years 2013 and 2014.

Report: First-Generation and Continuing-Generation College Students: A Comparison of High School and Postsecondary Experiences

This report examines background and educational characteristics, plans for college, postsecondary enrollment, and postsecondary completion patterns of first-generation college students and their peers whose parents have college degrees.

Report: Parent and Family Involvement in Education: Results from the National Household Education Surveys Program of 2016

This report presents findings from a 2016 study that collected data on children enrolled in public or private school for kindergarten through 12th grade or homeschooled for these grades.

Resource: 2017 National Blue Ribbon Schools

This video announces the designation of 342 schools in 44 states, the District of Colombia, and Department of Defense Schools as National Blue Ribbon Schools for 2017.

Resource: Preventing Dropout in Secondary Schools

This practice guide provides four evidence-based recommendations for reducing dropout rates in middle and high schools, and improving high school graduation rates.