Dropout Retrieval

Graduate Non-Completers & At-Risk Students

Increase graduation rates, improve educational outcomes, and maintain funding for your school

Dropout Retrieval & Prevention Programs

A supportive, self-paced blended learning program for at-risk students and non-completers.

Penn Foster’s Dropout Retrieval Solution is a regionally and nationally accredited high school diploma program with a proven track record of helping repeat non-completers and at-risk students graduate with a Penn Foster High School diploma, or a diploma from your district. Our program is designed to provide students who struggle within a traditional classroom environment, gain the credentials, skills and confidence to pursue post-secondary education or enter the workforce.

  • Our Solution
    Regionally & Nationally Accredited

    Penn Foster’s Dropout Retrieval program provides a new pathway for at-risk students in your district to earn their high school diploma. The career-focused high school program (21.5 credit curriculum) is designed to keep your students engaged and present in the classroom.

  • Proven Partner Success
    85% Graduation Rate

    By leveraging existing resources and infrastructure, our easy-to-implement and affordable dropout retrieval solution is designed to accommodate individual learning needs. On average, partners see an 85% graduation rate.

  • Positive Student Outcomes
    Build Confidence & Motivation

    Students who have dropped out or who are at-risk of dropping out can engage in a blend of classroom learning and online coursework, allowing them the flexibility they need to learn at their own pace and earn their high school diploma, preparing them for success beyond the classroom.

Case Studies

Teacher Student
Polk County
Discover how one school district is offering local dropouts a second chance to earn their high school diploma.


Polk Student Graduate
Partner Graduation
Hear what students have to say about being a high school graduate.


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Superintendent, Scranton School District
"We are excited to partner with Penn Foster, a company with a reputation for offering courses that meet the needs of students."