Our work is guided by a deep commitment to results-based accountability. We rigorously measure and track our progress, using methods proven to make a difference. Here are the results several of our programs recently achieved:
Escalera Head Start Program
- 100% of 4-year-olds met or exceeded widely held expectations for social-emotional development, up from 29% in the fall.
- 100% of 4-year-olds met or exceeded widely held expectations for cognitive development, up from 29% in the fall.
100%Percentage of COMPASS afterschool programs rated “above standard” or higher by the NYC Department of Youth and Community Development.
low-income workforce development participants graduated high school
100% of juniors advanced to the next grade
Far Above Standard Rating by NYC Dept. of Youth and Community Development
95% increase in children engaging in developmentally appropriate tasks
64% increase in positive parenting interactions
Elmhurst and Flushing Area Prevention Programs
100%Success rate in ensuring a safe environment and preventing out-of-home placement for families at risk of abuse or neglect.
24% graduation rate in 2015
98.7% graduation rate in 2022
8% percentage of third graders proficient in math in 2014
41% percentage of third graders proficient in math in 2020
Health Homes Program
99.8%Out of 522 clients in our Health Homes Program for youth with multiple chronic conditions or serious emotional disturbance (SED), 521 were able to remain with their families and avoid out-of-home placement.
Children served since 1953