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City Year Dallas

Fast-growing Dallas is one of the top destinations for young adults seeking new opportunities. AmeriCorps members here are dedicated to helping their students thrive inside and outside the classroom.

We are working to address the lack of equitable access to educational opportunities. Our City Year Dallas AmeriCorps members partner with teachers and schools to add more support and to help create learning environments where all students can build on their strengths and fully engage in their learning.

Accelerating academic growth in Dallas

  • 44% of students tutored by City Year met or exceeded one year of growth in English Language Arts
  • 38% of students tutored by City Year met or exceeded one year of growth in mathematics

Ensuring more students are on track to high school graduation

Research shows that even academically prepared students are at risk of falling off track. City Year Dallas supported students, ensuring that:

  • 94% of students stayed on track in English Language Arts with a C or higher
  • 92% of students stayed on track in mathematics with a C or higher

Partnering with teachers and principals

  • 92% of partner teachers agree that AmeriCorps members fostered a positive learning environment for learning
  • 100% of partner principals agree that City Year AmeriCorps members serve as positive role models

Advancing interpersonal and workforce readiness

  • 67% of students who were identified as needing support made significant progress on key social-emotional skills related to college and career readiness

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Contributing to a clearer, bolder vision

of what public schools can and should be for all children: places of learning, exploration and risk-taking, where every student feels safe and connected to the school community.

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Meet our corps

Our AmeriCorps members positively impact the lives of students in Dallas.

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Our partners

Everything we do—every student and AmeriCorps member we support—would not be possible without our partners.

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