(Beat The) summer Slide

June 10th to August 3rd

Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday Evenings

Franklin Junior High Building, Des Moines, IA

To summer learning camps, explains over half of the achievement gaps between higher and lower income kids 

Unequal Access

Over the summer lower income kids lose over 2 months of reading achievment, while middle income kids make marginal improvements


Participate in reading, learning new skills, reinforcing current ones, African dance, sewing and using Khan Academy

Close the gap

Program Brochures

4801 Franklin Avenue / Des Moines, IA 50310




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