Mr. Habit said high schools that participate in the five-year programs in North Carolina have graduation rates of about 95 percent, some as high as 100 percent.
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"It's changing the conversation in our state," Mr. Habit told The Washington Times. "I think people are searching for solutions. If students aren't succeeding, the question is, what changes do adults have to make to ensure their success?"