Last fall dozens of members of Antioch Baptist, Grier Heights Presbyterian, Myers Park Presbyterian, Myers Park High School and various friends of Billingsville agreed to become a Reading Buddy and come to the school to read with their third grade Buddy once a week. The program was a great success. Billingsville scholars achieved a literacy growth index of 4.4 (The typical CMS school usually scores 0 .5 – 1.0).
Our goal this year is to once again have a Reading Buddy for every third grader. It’s EASY and FUN! One hour of training, then one hour of reading and cuddle time each week with a thankful third grade student. Please join us!
Thursdays from 12:00 – 1:00 beginning October 29
Billingsville Leadership Academy
124 Skyland Avenue
Charlotte, NC 28211
Angela Everitt at 980-343-5520 or firstname.lastname@example.org
October 16 from 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. OR 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
October 22 from 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.