Failed Once, Failed Twice, Passed with Project GRAD

Project Access Helps PA “Threepeaters” Complete 9th Grade LANCASTER COUNTY, PA. FEBRUARY 15, 2012. They had failed ninth grade not once, but twice. Counselors intervened. Teachers stayed for summer school. Still, for one group of Pennsylvania ninth graders, dropout seemed …


Two Project GRAD Sites Win GEAR UP Grants

WASHINGTON, DC. OCTOBER 17, 2011. Two Project GRAD sites have been selected winners of this year’s highly-competitive GEAR UP awards from the U.S. Department of Education, as announced earlier this month by U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan. The winning …