What are the dropout rates of high school students? These reports present the number and percentage of students dropping out and completing public school. High School Musical is a American musical television film and the first installment in the Together, they try out for the lead parts in their high school musical, and this causes division among all the school's students. Despite other. 40, No. 2, pp. Dropping Out of High School: The Role of School Organization and Structure. Valerie E. Lee and David T. Burkam. University of Michigan.