Graduation and Truancy

5-9 Days Out

10-14 Days Out

10-14 Days Out

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63% Chance of Graduating

10-14 Days Out

10-14 Days Out

10-14 Days Out

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41% Chance of Graduating

15-19 Days Out

10-14 Days Out

Not Always the Child's Fault

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21% Chance of Graduating

Not Always the Child's Fault

Not Always the Child's Fault

Not Always the Child's Fault

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Truancy is not necessarily the child's fault. Often the entire family unit is in need of support. HFI conducts family needs assessments and Individualized Intervention Plans when needed.

Peer Graduation

Not Always the Child's Fault

Peer Graduation

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Two-thirds of truant students will not graduate with their peers and will be charged with a criminal offense within two years (of persistent truancy).

Chronic Truants

Not Always the Child's Fault

Peer Graduation

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Chronic truants were 12 times as likely to have committed a serious assault and 21 times as likely to have committed serious property crime" as non-truants.