High School graduation is defined by state and federal regulations. This section describes the Wisconsin graduation goals and improvement targets used for accountability requirements related to graduation. Links to accountability reports are also provided.
Wisconsin's Accountability Plan
This workbook identifies our state's implementation status for required elements of the state accountability system. The accountability goals for graduation are published in this Wisconsin Accountability Workbook once approved by the US Department of Education. Criteria for review of school performance beginning in 2002-03 are based on provisions in the finalized version of the workbook.
Wisconsin State Performance Plan Special Education Indicators:
- Graduation Rates of Students with Disabilities: Wisconsin State Performance Plan - Indicator 1 - Percent of youth with IEPs graduating from high school with a regular diploma
- Dropout Rates of Students with Disabilities: Wisconsin State Performance Plan - Indicator 2 - Percent of youth with IEPs dropping out of high school.
Wisconsin's High School Graduation Rate Calculations
Changes for Accountability