So why let opportunity pass you by? A nationwide survey of people who didn't finish high school shows:
74% wished they had stayed in school
76% would re-enroll in a high school for people their age, if they could**
* Doland, E. (2001). Give yourself the gift of a degree. Employment Policy Foundation.
**Bridgeland, J., Dilulio, J. and Morrison, K., The Silent Epidemic, Perspectives of High School Dropouts: A report by Civic Enterprises in association with Peter D. Hart Research Associates for the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, 2006. (www.silentepidemic.org)