Statistics in CUC2C Brochure

numbers

1. “1/3 of children entering kindergarten are not ready to learn.”
This is an average of the 2014 fall assessments of entering  kindergarteners (data supplied by school districts).

2. “67% of our students qualify for free or reduced lunch.”  www.illinoisreportcard.com

3. “The success of our children impacts every one of us.”
From “The Consequences of Dropping out of High School.”  Sum, A. et al. (2009)

4. “Cities all over the U.S. are creating community- wide collaborations
targeting common goals and the results are showing.”  www.Strivetogether.org or www.readyby21.org

5.  “When support of a child reduces class disruption, increases graduation rates and career readiness, and produces an earner contributing to the community.”
From: The Heckman Equation. Found at: www.heckmanequation.org