Can you legally drop out of school at 17 in Texas?
Yes. * Regardless of the required age for compulsory education in any US state a minor needs the permission of their parent(s) or legal guardian to leave school before the age of 18.
Of course you cannot! A 15 year old can not drop out of school. Most states have set a mandatory education age until 16, but Nevada is set at 17. You must be at least 17 in order to legally drop out of school. Please note that the unemployment rate for high school drop outs runs over 50% or higher in the current economy.
No it's not illegal. I personally know many people who don't even go to H.S. they drop at the eighth grade. But why would you want to at 17? you only have one more year and getting a GED isn't all it's cracked up to be? * A person under the age of 18 may not leave school without the permission of their parents or legal guardian. A minor child who has reached the age…