What does the word empact mean? It’s actually not a word. The topic of this blog is impact with an “i”. Impact could be mistakenly spelled using an “e” but if it doesn’t begin with an “i”, it’s wrong.
- The Atlanta Public Schools (APS) currently serves 51,000 students of which 80% of them live at or below the poverty level
- The high school graduation rate of African-American males in APS is 34% (2010 Schott 50 State Report on Public Education and Black Males)
- Youth from zip codes 30310, 30315, and 30318 grew up to represent 80% of the Georgia prison population (source FCS Urban Ministries). L.E.A.D. serves young men in all three zip codes
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