9TH GRADE MATTERS MOST

MEET 2023-24 CHSS DEMONSTRATION SCHOOLS


What We Do

The Center for High School Success partners with high schools and districts to improve graduation rates through a focus on 9th Grade Success.

The Center for High School Success are fierce advocates of 9th Grade Success. Our program has experienced tremendous growth in our On-Track Rates, and their knowledge and expertise have been instrumental in our vision of ensuring all 9th Graders successfully transition into our school communities, excel academically, and define their path in high school and beyond.” 

Nikki Alward, Director of Academic Success, Phoenix Union High School District AZ 

9

States with CHSS Partnerships

169

Active Partner Schools

40K+

9th Grade Students Served

24%

Growth in 2022!

CHSS Roadmap for 9th Grade Success

The Roadmap is our comprehensive guide of systems, structures, strategies, and tools designed to support districts and schools in implementing 9th Grade Success work.


Get Started with CHSS

Get Started

Are you a school or district leader interested in partnering with CHSS? Contact us today to learn more about our proven roadmap for 9th graders to finish the year On-Track and graduate on time. 

CHSS Events

Events

View and register for our national virtual offerings to learn more about the 9th grade success approach and strategies to support 9th grade success. 

Our Network

CHSS currently operates in nine states and partners with a diverse set of districts and schools serving over 40,000 9th graders in the 2023-24 school year.