Hands on Atlanta, Inc.

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Contact Information

600 Means Street
Atlanta, GA 30318
(404) 979-2800
Commission AmeriCorps State Fixed Amount Grants FY 2012

Executive Summary

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: Beginning July 2012, Hands On Atlanta (HOA) will sponsor 27 full-time AmeriCorps members to support existing whole-school reform efforts in the Atlanta Public Schools System (APS). Members will serve as trained tutors, equipped with evidence-based learning models, for students across 9 Atlanta public schools, i.e.,3 elementary schools and 6 middle schools. By the end of the 2012-13 school year, HOA will: (a) tutor 36 elementary school students, 45% of whom will achieve quarterly reading mastery levels; (b) tutor 144 middle school students in appropriate math modules, 50% of whom will demonstrate significant improvement; (c) serve 36 elementary school students in the After-School Enrichment Program, 60% of whom will demonstrate increased school engagement and 45% improved reading proficiency.

Award Information

Application ID: 12ES141467
CNCS Award Amount: $351,000.00
CNCS Grant Number: 11FXHGA0020003
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