Our solutions increase high school graduation rates and decrease dropout rates.
Research findings indicate that CSS improves the graduation rates of its student participants by nine percentage points and cuts by half the number of male students who would otherwise dropout.
Our solutions improve students’ academic achievement, attendance, and school behavior.
Research findings suggest that CSS programs positively impact grades, school attendance, and discipline.
Our solutions improve students’ social and emotional skills.
Research findings indicate that when compared to a control or comparison group, students who participate in CSS programs show a positive impact on a variety of social and emotional skills, including greater abilities to deal with stressful situations and use of adaptive conflict resolution skills. Participating students also show increased confidence in their ability to solve problems and make friends, and demonstrate greater optimism about their futures.