Carrol County Ga -- School officials announced at Monday's work session for the board of education, that the graduation rate for the Carroll County School District as a whole has increased 17 points over the last six years. However, the district graduation rate feel slightly in 2017 compared to 2016. It dropped from 85.7% to 85.1%. Officials also note that 229 more students took advantage of dual enrollment in 2016-2017 than students did six years ago. That program is up from 28 students in 2010-2011 to 257 during the past school year.