Community Schools is a local engagement strategy that creates and coordinates opportunities with its public school to accelerate student success. It serves as a vehicle for hyper-local decision-making that responds to the unique needs of each community.
Community Schools are a key part of closing educational gaps – check out MCCOY youth’s initiative overview:
Community initiative holds first summit
6 months ago by
45% of public schools reported that they use a #CommunitySchool or wraparound services model, especially in places with high poverty rates, the latest Institute of Education Sciences pulse poll shows
1 year ago by
Schools are the ‘hubs and hearts’ of neighborhoods – here’s how they can strengthen the communities around them
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