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Ironically, New Hampshire excels in investing in K-12 education and preparing students for college. The state invests more per student than the national average and scores above the national average on test scores at all grade levels. The state also boasts the nation's fourth highest graduation rate at 86 percent, 10 percent higher than the national average. However, preparing students for college is a lost cause if they can't afford to attend college.
Currently, students graduating high school with a 'B' average or higher in Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Vermont and Connecticut can attend UMaine for the cost of in-state... 0