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KIDS EXCEL EL PASO INC
January 6, 2011

My son participated in the 4th grade program in his school and was one of the schools chosen to showcase at the public show. The entire year was a worthwhile experience that he still talks about today, a year later. He constantly tells his little brother how much "fun" it was and all the things he learned while learning the dances. He was invigorated during the 4th grade year and would always feel more awake after starting the day with Kids Excel. The focus for the year he was in Kids Excel was reading and it compelled him to read even more. He has become a bookworm and truly enjoys it. He (and I) wishes the program could continue into 5th grade. I can see the benefit of having this program expand into all levels. I have seen how enthusiastic the kids were to perform and learn.
The final show-stopping event was just that! I likened it to a near Broadway performance of young school age children. Their effort and hard work showed and the performance was just awe-inspiring amazing. Their energy was amazing. Their discipline at having to learn all the dances and remain focused during the performance was a feat in itself. Several family members who were able to attend were just blown away at how disciplined and "professional" the entire performance was. It is something that none of us will soon forget.

The Great!

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

My son's enthusiasm for reading and school in general is much more positive because of his involvement in this program.

Ways to make it better...

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

Expand the program to serve more grade levels and schools. Its what's needed to spark students' imaginations!

MY ROLE:
Client Served & Parent supporter - my son was a participant in program.