Georgia high school graduates at record high rate of 2.4 million students

GAZA CITY, GA — A record high number of Georgia high schools graduates in 2019-2020, with 1.6 million students, is the latest sign that the state is on the right track to meet its education goals, a state Department of Education (ED) report released Thursday revealed.The statewide high school graduation rate rose to 82.7 percent, …