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Springfield College

Contact Information

263 Alden St
Grants & Sponsored Research, Marsh 01
Springfield, MA 01109 - 3797
(413) 748-3610
School Turnaround AmeriCorps Commission State Competitive FY 2013

Executive Summary

The Springfield College School Turnaround Initiative will place 48 AmeriCorps members, 5 full-time, 43 half-time (26.5 MSY), in 9 SIG/Priority schools in Springfield, MA. Members will serve in teams as Academic Coaches, Academic Support Specialists, and School Counselors, supporting School Turnaround Plans by addressing academic and nonacademic risk factors that affect student achievement, dropout, and graduation rates. Members will serve more than 500 at-risk students, utilizing student data to implement targeted interventions to improve attendance, academic achievement in literacy and math, behavioral/social-emotional health, and academic engagement.

Award Information

Application ID: 13AC150121
CNCS Award Amount:
CNCS Grant Number: 13WCHMA0010001
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