Focus Area: Youth Development
Grant Amount: $15,000
Located in Duluth. The Duluth Community School Collaborative (DCSC) provides a continuum of support from pre-K through high school to three schools in the low-income, ethnically diverse Hill community in Duluth. It is a regional leader in the movement to create Full Service Community Schools supporting children and families holistically for life success.
Grant supports development and implementation of a social-emotional curriculum for the COMPASS out-of-school-time program at Myers-Wilkens Elementary School. The curriculum will be integrated with cultural awareness, especially focused on the Native American traditions of many of the students that it serves.