A Study of Dropouts in the Secondary Schools of Port Arthur, Texas

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The purpose of this study was to investigate the problem of dropouts or withdrawals among the pupils of the secondary schools of Port Arthur, Texas. It was hoped that some significant information could be compiled as to the reasons why such students in this particular city leave school before high-school graduation, and that academic, environmental, and personal factors might be identified in their relationship to the causation of dropouts or withdrawals.

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Arrington, Electa Carol 1951.

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The purpose of this study was to investigate the problem of dropouts or withdrawals among the pupils of the secondary schools of Port Arthur, Texas. It was hoped that some significant information could be compiled as to the reasons why such students in this particular city leave school before high-school graduation, and that academic, environmental, and personal factors might be identified in their relationship to the causation of dropouts or withdrawals.

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Arrington, Electa Carol. A Study of Dropouts in the Secondary Schools of Port Arthur, Texas, thesis, 1951; Denton, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc96921/: accessed July 17, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .