Four-year graduation rates slightly increase in Oregon

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Four-year graduation rates in Oregon increased in 2012, but not by much.

According to the Oregon Department of Education, the state's four-year high school graduation rate was 68.4% in 2012, up from 67.6% in 2011.

The state also saw a slight increase in the dropout rate.

3.4% of students dropped out of high school last year, compared to an all-time low of 3.3% the year before.

The state's goal is to have a 100% high school completion rate by 2025.