Arizona students are less likely to graduate high school and half as likely to finish college as students nationally — especially in rural schools.

The pandemic hasn’t helped — reducing both high school graduation rates, attendance rates at community colleges and completion rates at universities, according to the Arizona Board of Regents annual Educational Attainment Report.

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