Recently our corps members served students in 21 Boston schools using our Whole School, Whole Child model. Along the way, we measured our success. Here are the results:
Increased attendanceWe coached 1,625 students, helping them get to school on time
Better behavior91% of teachers said AmeriCorps members created an effective, positive learning environment
Academic results72% of 4th graders who were tutored made one year of academic growth
92% of elementary school students receiving City Year literacy tutoring improved performance on literacy assessments.
77% of middle school students failing English at the start to the year were passing by the end of the year.
Students who received at least one month of City Year attendance monitoring achieved an average daily attendance rate of nearly 92% for the year.