Department of Education

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.

Report: College Applications by 2009 High School Freshmen: Differences by Race/Ethnicity

This report uses data from the 2009 High School Longitudinal Study to examine college applications by high school freshmen after four years and to describe findings by race/ethnicity.

Report: Characteristics of Private Schools in the United States: Results from the 2015–16 Private School Universe Survey

This report provides select findings from the 2015–16 Private School Universe Survey to describe school size, school level, religious orientation, association membership, geographic region, community type, and program emphasis.