City Year, Inc.
Commission AmeriCorps State FY 2011
City Year Louisiana is a full-time, team-based AmeriCorps program serving 1,800 low-income students in 8 public schools in Baton Rouge and New Orleans in 2011-12. Our 72 AmeriCorps members, ages 17 -- 24, provide targeted and school-wide interventions in literacy, math, attendance and behavior to students identified as at-risk to drop out. We will enroll 350 below-grade level students in our Academic Program and 50% of those completing will demonstrate significant academic improvement.