More than 140,000 Ohio students are preparing to enter their senior year of high school, but for thousands of them, the year won’t end with a walk across a stage in a cap and gown. That is unless lawmakers move the graduation goal post once again.
It’s a lingering question that’s creating uncertainty for rising seniors in the state’s high schools.
Ja’Mya and Kenmore-Garfield’s Class of 2019
Sixteen-year-old Ja’Mya Goley is about a month away from starting her senior year at Kenmore-Garfield High School in Akron.