Success Stories: Progress at Druid Hills Elementary

Tutors from St. Peter Catholic Church in Charlotte have been working with students at Druid Hills Academy, a Pre-K through grade 8 school in CMS, since September, 2013. The program is seeing success!

Phoebe Levine, a volunteer with St. Peter, said that 18 tutors meeting twice a week with 9 second grade students since the last week in September.

 

“I am happy to report that 4 or our 9 students have jumped two levels in their reading progress since September,” Levine shared. “We will continue our weekly tutoring through April 2014.”

Tutors from St. Peter Catholic Church attended a ReadWriteServe Tutoring 101 workshop as part of their preparation for working with the students at Druid Hills.

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About bluegrassjb

I am an academic with a love for language, literacy and learning. The focus of my work is on student success at the K-12 and college levels. Outside of my professional interests I enjoy travel, photography and antiquing with my partner and wife. We like to hit the road in our travel trailer with the dogs and when they can join us, our kids.
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