2015-04-24

 

While the 2014-2015 academic year is not yet over, City Year Chicago has an idea of the impact that 206 AmeriCorps members are having in their 21 partner schools. Mid-year data shows that City Year Chicago is on-track to meet their performance measures by the close of the academic year.

ATTENDANCE

City Year Chicago’s End of Year Attendance Goal is to have 25% of students move from below 90% Average Daily Attendance (ADA) to 90% ADA or higher by the end of year.

As of midyear, 36% of students moved from having an Average Daily Attendance of below 90% to at or above 90%.

BEHAVIOR

The End of Year Behavior Goal is to have 50% of students improve in social-emotional skills from start to end of year.

As of midyear, 29% of students improved in social-emotional skills.

Read how City Year Chicago AmeriCorps members are impacting both student attendance and behavior with their LEAD program.

Course Performance

City Year Chicago’s End of Year Course Performance Goal is to have 40% of students who begin the year with off-track grades of D or F in Math or English/Langiage Arts to improve by earning grades of C or higher by the end of the year. 

As of midyear, 32% of students moved from a D or F to a C or higher in English/Language Arts and 48% of students moved from a D or F to a C or higher in math.

Read how one AmeriCorps member is getting her students to love Math.


Visit City Year Chicago's Impact Page to learn more about our ongoing performance in the schools we serve.

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