Schools of Hope and high school completion

High school graduation is a powerful predictor of a young person’s future success, and research shows that students who don’t read proficiently by the end of third grade are four times more likely to leave school without a diploma.

Every school year, Hear of West Michigan United Way pairs more than 400 Grand Rapids Public Schools students who are behind in reading.

 

 

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