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High school graduation rates improving

Published On: Feb 26 2013 04:37:37 AM CST
Updated On: Feb 26 2013 12:13:40 PM CST

New research shows the U.S. is on track to achieve a 90-percent high school graduation rate by 2020.

The report found 20 states have reached or are on pace to reach that figure. And, the research showed Tennessee has the highest graduation growth rate.

Virginia is also on track to reach that 90 percent graduation rate.