Target demographics: Low-income Bay Area youth ages 11-14; Aim High graduates age 15-19
Direct beneficiaries per year: 2008: 1,100 students at 12 campuses
Geographic areas served: San Francisco, Oakland, Redwood City, and East Palo Alto, CA
Aim High's impact is significant:
-More than 90% of graduates report that Aim High has helped them to be better prepared to learn in school, make new friends, and be aware of issues that affect their lives.
-94% of students report maintaining or improving their GPAs since attending Aim High.
-98% of Aim High's class of 2002 graduated high school on time in Spring 2006; by comparison, only 71% of students graduated on time in the state of California.
-95% of Aim High grads went on to attend 2- or 4-year colleges.