Graduate Kentucky http://wmub.org en Kentucky schools getting incentive to raise drop-out age http://wmub.org/post/kentucky-schools-getting-incentive-raise-drop-out-age <p></p><p>There are a few more spots left for Kentucky schools looking to take advantage of a $10,000 incentive to raise the drop-out age from 16 to 18. The first 96 districts to participate qualify - it's called the <a href="http://www.graduate.ky.gov/" target="_blank">"Blitz to 96."</a></p><p>Kenton County is the latest to sign on. Superintendent Terri Cox-Cruey says the district has been looking at graduation rates for a while and is considering several ways to keep kids in school.</p> Tue, 02 Jul 2013 20:56:59 +0000 Tana Weingartner 14496 at http://wmub.org Kentucky schools getting incentive to raise drop-out age