Barren County School Board

Contact Information

202 W Washington St
Glasgow, KY 42141 - 2416
(270) 684-5300
FY 2015 AmeriCorps State Commission

Executive Summary

The ATEAM Corps (Barren County Board of Education) proposes to have 100 AmeriCorps members who will tutor and mentor targeted students in reading and/or math in the following school districts:

Barren County School District

Calloway County School District

Caverna Independent School District

Garrard County School District

Glasgow Independent School District

Graves County School District

Hancock County School District

Livingston County School District

Marshall County School District

Mayfield Independent School District

Owensboro Independent School District

Pulaski County School District

Somerset Independent School District

Webster County School District

At the end of the first program year the AmeriCorps members will be responsible for 80% of targeted students showing improvement in reading and/or math skills. In addition, the AmeriCorps members will leverage an additional 500 volunteers who will be engaged in tutoring, mentoring, providing support for community service projects and school related activities.

This program will focus on the CNCS focus area of Education. The CNCS investment of $1,280,000 will be matched with $550,000 local and inkind funds.

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