What is School Victories? School Victories is a tool for advocates, educators, and groups to plan, share, and inspire advocacy and organizing efforts aimed at improving public schools and creating excellent opportunities to learn for all students.
Read more in the About Us section.
School Victories is starting a new initiative, Team Up!, in which member groups can help each other on specific advocacy efforts. Groups can help each other by spreading the word about research, policy, and other organizing activities. Click here to learn about specific projects.
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Contact the staff listed in the Get Help section and assigned to your region to provide on-going technical assistance for individuals and groups performing advocacy on school improvement issues.
The Diplomas Now study followed a group of Philadelphia public school students from 6th grade to one year beyond on-time graduation and identified four powerful predictors of falling off track to graduation:
The research concluded that a 6th grade student with any of the four indicators has only a 10-20% chance of graduating.