DAVENPORT COMMUNITY SCHOOL DISTRICT, DAVENPORT
The Stepping Stones Community Learning Center program will combine separately-piloted extended day and summer programs to provide at-risk middle and elementary school students a physically and emotionally safe and drug-free environment. Remedial assistance in core academic areas such as reading, math, and science will be provided as willrecreational, community service and cultural activities.
STORM LAKE COMMUNITY SCHOOL DISTRICT, STORM LAKE
The Project "Comm"Unity" Opportunities for Promoting Youth (COPY) program is designed to provide extended learning opportunities to middle-school students, ages 10-15 to enable them to meet or exceed locally established standards and benchmarks in reading and mathematics. A major focus of the program will be to improve learning outcomes for the District's Limited English Proficient students and parenting skills training for the parents of these students.
DES MOINES INDEPENDENT COMMUNITY SCHOOL DISTRICT,
DES MOINES $775,880
Four schools located in or near the Enterprise Community will provide literacy education, integrated services, recreational and cultural opportunities, parenting courses, and training in technology to elementary, early adolescent, and middle school students.