Strategies for Student Success 2015 - Page 43

The Soulsville Charter School PRINCIPAL ASHLEY SHORES 600 Students in Grades 9-12 | Public Charter in Shelby County Schools Assigned Mandatory Tutoring program involves all students in academic enrichment or intervention Summer Growth Experience connects students with real-world experiences to develop professional and soft skills needed for postsecondary education and work Alumni support program maintains connections with graduates to provide support as they pursue higher education RESULTS: There has been a 100 percent college acceptance rate for four graduating classes at Soulsville. The students also have shown strong growth in Algebra I and II and Biology I on the three-year TVAAS measure.