Serving students from low-income families in Asheville, NC, on the campus of Carolina Day School

Closing the Achievement Gap

Students from low-income families lose 2-3 months of their learning each summer. By fifth grade, that accounts for 2-3 YEARS of the achievement gap between low-income students and their middle-income peers.

Stopping summer learning loss is one of the most effective ways possible to close the achievement gap and to set students on a positive life trajectory.

Watch this video to learn more about summer learning loss: