Gwinnett County Public Schools touts increase in graduation rate; now at 83.23%

About 83.23% of Gwinnett County Public Schools’ high school students are graduating in four years, according to new data released by the school district this week.

And the graduation rate goes up slightly to about 84.45% when you include students who graduated in five years.

Gwinnett schools released the district-wide and school-by-school graduation rates. Officials said the numbers show some improvement by the district, going from a four-year graduation rate of 80.92% last year to the 83.23% rate this year.