Leon County Schools
School Turnaround AmeriCorps Commission State Competitive FY 2013
As part of the AmeriCorps School Turnaround Initiative, 5 full-time members and 30 part-time AmeriCorps Members will assist Leon County School's improvement efforts at two secondary schools (grades 6-12) through targeted and customized services including academic tutoring and mentoring. The targeted services provided by Members will result in an increase in students attending and being prepared for post-secondary education, an increase in performance on statewide assessments and district assessments and a decrease in gang related activity and incidents of disciplinary actions. The Corporation's investment is $266,000 with match of $184,012 for a total project cost of $450,012.