Today's Tip for Families

[En español]

02-02-2022

Be Alert for Signs That Your Teen May Drop Out

Experts warn that pandemic challenges have significantly increased the number of students at risk of dropping out of school. In many states, students are legally able to drop out at age 16. But students who drop out usually disconnect emotionally from school well before they actually quit. Even if your teen is still attending classes, be alert for these drop-out warning signs:

If your teen shows one or more of these signs, contact the school counselor. Work together to get your teen back on track to graduate from high school.


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