Communities In Schools of Jacksonville, Inc.
School Turnaround AmeriCorps Commission State Competitive FY 2013
Twenty AmeriCorps members will leverage an additional 25 volunteers to provide literacy-based tutoring and parent engagement activities in the following eligible Duval County schools: Ed White High, William M. Raines High, Jean Ribault High, Andrew Jackson High, and Northwestern Middle. At the end of the three year program period, student literacy levels and parent engagement in schools will improve. This project will focus on the CNCS focus areas of improved academic performance in literacy and increased parental engagement. The CNCS investment of $266,000 will be matched with $84,000.