City Year, Inc.
Commission AmeriCorps State FY 2011
In 2011-12, City Year Boston is a full-time, team-based AmeriCorps program serving 7,800 low-income students in 14 public schools in metropolitan Boston. Our 180 AmeriCorps members, ages 16 -- 25, provide targeted and school-wide interventions in literacy, math, attendance and behavior to 3rd-9th grade students identified as at-risk to drop out. We will enroll 700 below-grade level students in our Academic Program and 50% of those completing will demonstrate significant academic improvement.