A'aveah | NAZ Scholar at Northside Child Development Center, Playing Ruby Bridges

A’aveah preformed as part of the Black History Wax Museum a couple weeks ago and will take on an encore performance at Family Academy Graduation 2/24 at the Capri; join us to celebrate the accomplishments of NAZ families. #NorthFaceFriday
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4 days ago  ·  

The High Achiever

Fifth grader Willy N. is a bright student, but he struggled in school. He was removed from mainstream classes, and didn’t receive the academic support he needed. As a result, his confidence—and his grades—plummeted.

Then, in the summer of 2014, Willy attended NAZ Anchor Partner Plymouth Christian Youth Center’s Out-of-School Time program, where he was treated just like every other kid. In this environment, Willy’s motivation to learn got a big boost, and he jumped an impressive two grade levels in reading, while his score on the math skills assessment increased from 88 to 100 percent. Willy now attends KIPP North Star Academy, a NAZ Anchor School, where he is a high achiever and a classroom leader.

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