Did you know that Forsyth County is in a literacy crisis?
of children in Forsyth County are not reading proficiently
of poor readers in 3rd grade are still poor readers in 9th grade
of children in Forsyth County enter Kindergarten at risk of needing additional support with reading
For 90% of poor readers, early, intensive intervention can increase reading ability to an age-appropriate average skill level.
Augustine Literacy Project tutors in public schools in 2018-2019
Educators trained in the summer of 2018
Families served at Reading Party in 2018-2019
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