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Originally posted by Skadi_the_Evil_Elf
California had one of the lowest graduation rates in the US (49% of students graduated, 51% dropped out). There are many reasons for this state of affairs.
Originally posted by stumason
The years spent at secondary school used to be called yrs 1-5, after that you would go to 6th form. Now we usually call the years 7 through to 11 instead, so sixth form is an old reference from the time of steam trains and funny moustaches