A child's future rides on whether or not he or she attends and graduates from college, and, in New York City, statistics related to college attendance and preparation are alarming. For example, 23,000 students drop out of high school every year. NYC high schoolers score 131 points less on the SAT than the national average. More than 70% of the students who do attend college aren't ready.
TO BUILD A STRONGER CITY FOR ALL, WE NEED TO TURN THESE NUMBERS AROUND.