We Are Currently Failing Our Kids

Illiteracy is the Origin Point of a Life of Problems

85%

85 percent of all juveniles who interface with the juvenile court system are functionally illiterate.****

2/3

2/3 of students who cannot read proficiently by the end of 4th grade will end up in jail or on welfare.***

4x

Children who do not read proficiently by the end of third grade are four times more likely to dropout of school.**

3rd

Grade

Some Prisons forecast jail cells based on 3rd Grade illiteracy rates.

But we believe that Literacy can be our Future

#

when

Families

Build strong Reading Rituals.

All Kids

Have access to Diverse Books.

&
We can fix the problem at its
Origin Point
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