CORE’s Colorado Early Literacy Grant Schools all met all of their state goals!

During the 2014-15 school year all three CORE Colorado Early Literacy grant sites met all required state goals. Lamar County Schools saw students with Significant Reading Deficiency decreasing from 14.6% spring of 2013 to 6.42% spring of 2015. In Delta County, Lincoln Elementary started in 2013 with 116 students at the intensive level (33%) and only 55% at benchmark. At the end of 2015, the numbers went to only 44 students intensive and 77% at benchmark moving from the lowest performing elementary school in the district to among the top three!