Lessie Bates Davis Neighborhood House

Contact Information

1200 N 13th St
East Saint Louis, IL 62205 - 2975
(618) 271-2522 103
School Turnaround AmeriCorps Commission State Competitive FY 2013

Executive Summary

Lessie Bates Davis Neighborhood House (the Neighborhood House -- applicant), two service locations (East St. Louis High School -- ESLHS -- NCES # 171332004975 and Tomorrow's Builders Charter School -- TBCS -- NCES # 171332004899) and community partner Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance Foundation, will improve the educational outcomes of youth in grades 9 through 12 in the East St. Louis community. The Neighborhood House and its partners will recruit, train and place 10 full-time and 85 minimum time AmeriCorps members (27.99 MSY, 95 slots) who will work alongside students, parents, faculty, and administrators to comprehensively improve educational outcomes for youth including reading and literacy rates, persistence and graduation rates through programming embedded in each school.

Award Information

Application ID: 13AC149635
CNCS Award Amount:
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