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Ensuring Kids Success - Network News Winter 2018
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21Feb

Ensuring Kids Success - Network News Winter 2018

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At Education Success Foundation we partner to provide our students an opportunity to succeed in school and in life. Here are a few updates that represent a small part of the work happening throughout our network to help students achieve success. We're proud to play a role in ensuring that collaboration continues, always keeping the kids and their success at the very heart of our work.   Download a PDF version of this newsletter.

Supporting Graduation

• June graduation may seem distant, but not for students in Quest, our compressed credit recovery partnership serving 50 students at University of Rochester- East High School. Three years ago, the first Quest students were repeating freshman year and had not earned any credits. Most would likely drop out. Compressed courses and personalized support means that 75% of Quest year-3 students are on track to graduate!

• The supportive culture and personalized focus of The Norman Howard School (NHS) is preparing 23 seniors for graduation later this year. NHS is proud of it's 99% graduation rate, far above the New York State average of 53% for students with learning disabilities. 

• Saturday and school are words not commonly paired but, for 50 students of Discovery Charter School, they are synonymous with opportunity. ESN is providing Saturday School - 30 additional hours of academic support plus transportation - for kids needing an extra boost to meet state standards in English Language Arts (ELA) or math.

Training for Professionals

It's cold outside, but not at the Summer Warm Up Mini Conference, presented by Greater Rochester Summer Learning Association, where 40 educators shared new ideas and best practices to make SummerLEAP programs for Rochester students even more effective and enriching.  EnCompass hosted the February 5th event on Success Campus; our staff presented strategies for social-emotional learning and trauma-informed practice, which are embedded in the summer programming we provide over 300 students.

Want to Get Involved?

Afteschool program volunteers help students with homework, arts and crafts, dance, music, gardening, and more! Details and sign-up at: www. bit.ly/neighborhood-arts

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  • All children need enriching summers that help them keep up academically, try new things, and return to school in fall ready to learn. 

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