Children are great imitators ... so give them something great to imitate.

- Anonymous

Programs & Events

education

Urban Impact supports all our students their academic endeavors, no matter the grade level.  Through various programs, both in and out of school, the Education team strives to provide children of all ages with the opportunity to succeed academically, which will compliment their Performing Arts' and Athletics' training.  Also, we believe that Urban Impact’s support of educational improvements in the local schools will help to connect our organization with more students and community members.

 

“One student, in particular, has shown vast improvements in his behavior and engagement in his lessons! He has become more focused, is answering questions, and even says “please” and “thank you”, which is unlike his behavior in the first few weeks of school.”

 –5th Grade Teacher

 

Use the links below to learn more about each of the Education programs and find out about volunteer opportunities:

 

Summer Day Camp

Literacy Support

Options Resource Center

Math Support

Tutoring Center

 

For more information on our staff or how to contact us, follow the links below:

 

Sara Van Kirk - Director of Education

Amanda Wagner - Assistant Director of Education

Laura Maffeo - Education Executive Assistant

Julie Gohn - Summer Day Camp Program Coordinator

Amy Glover - Education Special Projects Coordinator

Rachel Stojkovic - Urban Missionary, Literacy Support Coordinator

Lisa Owens- Education Options Coordinator

Rhetta Byham - Program Assistant/Math Support Urban Missionary

Amelia Shuppy - Education School Site Coordinator, ATA

 

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