LIFE celebrates 5 years of impacting the lives of struggling readers and their families by building and maintaining sustainable models
"We make our impact in a community when we are able to harness the talents and gifts that human beings possess, create partnerships and deliver a product that will create a change that is sustainable"
Pat Rowe, LIFE's Founder and President
66% of LIFE Jamaica parents attended "Stop the Summer Slide " workshops
70% of LIFE Jamaica students take home books to read on weekends
2014: No books in the home
2019: 70% of students take home 2-3 books
500 students in 13 schools are benefiting from LIFE'S programs
Family Navigators are parents or family members who have a child in our program.
They help parents navigate the educational system
LIFE provides educational resources for students and families
LIFE serves 5 pre-K & K schools, creating a model that helps parents to engage with their child at an early age
LIFE has increased student attendance in pre-K & K because of interventions that address absenteeism
LIFE serves 25 students who have special needs
72% of Grade 1 students have improved by 1 or more grade levels in reading LIFE's intervention
50 students in the STAR program participated in the
"1-2-3 Books in the Home Lending Library" program
100% of students who graduated from kindergarten and their parents participated in "Stop Summer Slide" workshop
Outreach to 75% of parents to raise awareness of the impact of attendance on academic success.
20 students received award for 100% attendance
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