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Included below is information regarding the new awards made in fiscal year (FY) 2015. In addition, the Department provides the scores and abstracts for the Skills for Success applicants who scored 80 and above in the competition.

Fiscal Year (FY) Number of new awards
FY 2015 4
 

Complete List of Skills for Success Grants download files MS Excel (35 KB)

Summary of the Skills for Success applications download files MS Excel (46 KB)

Explanation of the review process download files MS Word (85 KB)


Year Awarded Grantee Project Title Duration (Years) Year 1 Total Expected Funding City State Score Abstract Application Reviewer Comments
Funded FY 2015 Applications
2015 Board of Education City of Chicago 299 Start on Success (SoS) Program 3 $395,455 $1,336,
193
Chicago IL 97.33 download files PDF
(80 KB)
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(418 KB)
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(145 KB)
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(128 KB)
2015 KIPP, Inc. Project LEADS: (Lifelong Education Achieves Determination and Success) 3 $481,838 $1,435,
014
Houston TX 94.00 download files PDF
(77 KB)
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(625 KB)
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(145 KB)
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(128 KB)
2015 Long Beach Unified School District Long Beach Scholars 2.0 3 $503,456 $1,541,
602
Long Beach CA 94.33 download files PDF
(24 KB)
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(24 KB)
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(174 KB)
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(174 KB)
2015 Los Angeles Unified School District Mindset for All through Teacher Training and Parent Engagement 3 $569,977 $1,497,
661
Los Angeles CA 93.67 download files PDF
(293 KB)
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(256 KB)
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(145 KB)
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(130 KB)
Unfunded FY 2015 Applications 80 and Above
N/A Aurora Joint District No. 28 Counties of Adams and Arapahoe APS Growth Mindsets For All N/A N/A N/A Aurora CO 89.00 download files PDF
(14 KB)
N/A N/A
N/A Baltimore County Public Schools Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID): Promoting Non-Cognitive Skills
and School Success in High-Need Students
N/A N/A N/A Townson MD 86.50 download files PDF
(62 KB)
N/A N/A
N/A Campbell County Board of Education Public Properties Corp. Campbell County School District Skills for Success Project N/A N/A N/A Alexandria KY 86.17 download files PDF
(75 KB)
N/A N/A
N/A Cleveland Heights-University Heights City School District Promoting Student Success in Urban Middle Schools: A Comparison of Three
Non-Cognitive Approaches in a Randomized Controlled Trial
N/A N/A N/A University Hts. OH 87.17 download files PDF
(182 KB)
N/A N/A
N/A Cleveland Municipal School District Skills for Success: High Leverage Strategies to Promote Self-Regulation
Among Cleveland Middle Grade Students
N/A N/A N/A Cleveland OH 83.50 download files PDF
(25 KB)
N/A N/A
N/A Humble Independent School District Humble ISD GR8-8: Super Powers for Success N/A N/A N/A Humble TX 87.50 download files PDF
(46 KB)
N/A N/A
N/A IDEA Public Schools IDEA RAISES Student Achievement N/A N/A N/A Weslaco TX 83.67 download files PDF
(13 KB)
N/A N/A
N/A Independent School District #625 Perseverance Process Project N/A N/A N/A St. Paul MN 81.00 download files PDF
(64 KB)
N/A N/A
N/A Independent School District 622 Skills for Success Partnership N/A N/A N/A North St. Paul MN 87.50 download files PDF
(25 KB)
N/A N/A
N/A Lafayette Parish School System Lafayette Skills N/A N/A N/A Lafayette LA 90.33 download files PDF
(559 KB)
N/A N/A
N/A Lansing School District PEACE PLUS N/A N/A N/A Lansing MI 90.83 download files PDF
(123 KB)
N/A N/A
N/A Los Angeles Unified School District Trauma Informed Skills For Success N/A N/A N/A Los Angeles CA 85.83 download files PDF
(90 KB)
N/A N/A
N/A Mastery Charter High School Mastery Charter Schools' Transformational Culture Project N/A N/A N/A Philadelphia PA 84.67 download files PDF
(253 KB)
N/A N/A
N/A Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools Spoken Word Poetry in the Classroom to Promote Positive Learning Environments,
Engage Students, and Strengthen Social and Emotional Skills
N/A N/A N/A Nashville TN 86.33 download files PDF
(14 KB)
N/A N/A
N/A Newport News City Public Schools Growing Non-Cognitive Skills by Building Student Leaders:
A Middle School Intervention and Research Project
N/A N/A N/A Newport News VA 85.00 download files PDF
(75 KB)
N/A N/A
N/A Regional Education Service Agency 2 Whole School, Whole Student N/A N/A N/A Huntington VA 85.00 download files PDF
(77 KB)
N/A N/A
N/A School District 1J Multnomah County Tuning the Tools for Non-Cognitive Success N/A N/A N/A Portland OR 83.33 download files PDF
(180 KB)
N/A N/A
N/A Southern Boone School District R1 Successful Classrooms: Successful Students N/A N/A N/A Ashland MO 85.67 download files PDF
(67 KB)
N/A N/A
N/A St. Vrain Valley School District Growth Mindset in Schools to Watch N/A N/A N/A Longmont CO 92.33 download files PDF
(73 KB)
N/A N/A
N/A Tacoma School District No. 10 Tacoma Whole Child Initiative - Tier II Coaching Interventions N/A N/A N/A Tacoma WA 86.83 download files PDF
(204 KB)
N/A N/A
N/A The School District of Palm Beach County, Florida THINK: Teachers Helping to Increase Non-Cognitive Knowledge N/A N/A N/A West Palm Beach FL 81.67 download files PDF
(27 KB)
N/A N/A
N/A Tucson Unified School District Developing Mathletes: Motivating STEM Learning
through Baseball/Softball and Growth Mindset
N/A N/A N/A Tucson AZ 81.17 download files PDF
(15 KB)
N/A N/A
N/A Vassar Public Schools In the Triangulating Success: Mindsets, Middle School, and Mathematics Project (TSM3) N/A N/A N/A Vassar MI 87.33 download files PDF
(211 KB)
N/A N/A


   
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