Posts tagged #why
Principal of “Miracle Working” Inner-City Catholic School Eager for Help from Teach for Christ Educators

Ascension School in Minneapolis is known for working educational miracles with inner city students.In a neighborhood in which HS graduation rates are discouraging low, well over 90 percent of students who complete 8th grade at Ascension go on to graduate from high school. One recent Ascension graduating class went on to a HS graduation rate of 100%. 

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Why Teach for Christ?

Every year Catholic Schools educate hundreds of thousands of lower-income children (many not Catholic), who might otherwise be stuck in subpar, or even dangerous public schools. They focus on forming children in spirit and character, raising their sights and calling them to holiness.

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