OMOSAZE INC Overview
Target demographics: Students in 1st-3rd grades, attending Title I schools, who are reading behind grade-level.
Geographic areas served: Cobb County, GA
Programs: Reading Saturday, our signature program, is a reading intervention program targeted at 1st - 3rd graders. Students receive instruction in small group formats led by certified teachers. Our teachers utilize a comprehensive reading curriculum with a focus on vocabulary development, word recognition skills and reading comprehension strategies. For 1st grade students the program also include a one-on-one session with a volunteer. The program is administered at school sites and Omosaze's Teasley Learning Center.
To instill a passion for learning among underperforming elementary students by providing exceptional reading instruction outside of regular school hours
-93% of the grades one and two students gained in knowledge of basic sight vocabulary.
-81% of all students improved their comprehension of grade-level text as measured by the Cloze procedure.
-80% of students met or exceeded the expected performance on Georgia’s Reading CRCT or a Reading Benchmark Test.
-94% of students earned promotion to the next grade-level.