Because a large percentage of students in areas of high risk situations stop attending school after 8th grade, the Power2Change center reaches children in the transitional year from elementary school to middle school with a focus on students from sixth through eighth grade.
The Power2Change Foundation reaches out to students displaying the following “ABC of Risk” characteristics below:
Characteristics of a Power2Change Foundation Student:
The Power2Change Foundation works with local school leadership including intervention specialists, guidance counselors, teachers, social workers, Juvenile Bright Futures coordinators, and coaches to identify those students who will benefit the most from our programs. We also partner with local churches and other community organizations to assist in this selection and discovery process.