City Year, Inc.
Commission AmeriCorps State FY 2011
In 2011-12, City Year Washington, DC is a full-time, team-based AmeriCorps program serving 5,400 low-income students in 15 public schools chiefly in DC's Wards 7 and 8. Our 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 640 below-grade level students in our Academic Program and 50% of those completing will demonstrate significant academic improvement.