Education Focus

Education Focus:

all children reach their potential

United Way of Transylvania County supports programs and collaboratives that address measurable progress toward the following Education Focus Area goals:

GOAL 1:  ALL CHILDREN ARE PREPARED TO ENTER KINDERGARTEN

A) Children from birth to kindergarten attend high quality, affordable early care and education programs.

B) Parents & caregivers access resources to strengthen parenting capacity and literacy skills. 

C) Children are no longer subject to abuse and neglect.

GOAL 2:  ALL CHILDREN MOVE SUCCESSFULLY FROM KINDERGARTEN THROUGH HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATION

D) Families and schools work in partnership to support the success of every student.

E) Students are free from influence of alcohol, tobacco and other drugs.

F) Students have adequate access and actively utilize mental health and substance abuse services.