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Area Schools Have High Graduation Rates

Posted: Wednesday, March 17th, 2010 at 6:24 am

The Iowa Department of Education has released its graduation rates for 2009. All Marion County schools are well above the state average of 87 percent. Melcher-Dallas high school has a graduation rate of 94 percent, Pleasantville and Knoxville high schools both have a rate of 91 percent and Twin Cedars high school graduated 90 percent of their seniors in 2009.