Many students, up to 70% of Eastern’s incoming freshman, enter high school unable to complete Algebra, their required math course during their first year of high school. As many students enter Eastern reading below grade level. Students throughout the Eastern community also face a myriad of issues outside of the classroom that impact their success in school and in life.
Companies for Causes supports a long-term, coordinated approach across the entire community working with school and community leaders to support students from early education through graduation. We invest in people and programs to help students stay on the path to graduation and that will, ultimately, help students succeed in college or the workplace.