ACADEMICS: Improved academics and learning
ATTENDANCE: Decreased truancy and student absences related to health condition or family function.
BEHAVIOR: Decreased need for behavioral intervention in the school environment
PHYSICAL/SOCIAL/EMOTIONAL HEALTH: Increased access to physical, social/emotional and mental health assistance for students and families.
FAMILY ENGAGEMENT: Parents are empowered to serve as partners-not only in their children’s education-but in school-wide improvement
COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT:community invested in the student’s and school’s success. Strategic partnerships are formed between the school, local businesses, and non-profits.
- Students succeed academically.
- Students stay in school.
- Students live and learn in a safe, supportive environment.
- Students are healthy: physical, socially, and emotionally well.
- Families are healthier and stronger.
OCSN Impact Reports
The Rand Corporation's new Impact Study provides evidence that Community Schools are effective in increasing graduation rates and student achievement, and in reduce chronic adsenteeism and siciplinary incidents. For more information see the report.