For more information, contact:
Marcia Spector, Executive Director - Seeds of Health, Inc.
Seeds of Health, Inc. is honored with Wisconsin Title I Schools of Recognition Award
MILWAUKEE (March 31, 2020) - State Superintendent Carolyn Stanford Taylor recognizes Seeds of Health Elementary Program and Veritas High School, two Seeds of Health, Inc. programs, as being among 107 schools in the state that received Wisconsin Title I School of Recognition honors in the 2019-20 school year.
The Schools of Recognition award is presented to schools leveraging federal Title I funding to provide additional resources and services to economically disadvantaged students. The staff and students of Seeds of Health earned an award for ‘Beating the Odds.’ Seeds of Health, Inc. has received a Wisconsin Title I School of Recognition honor multiple times. Criteria for receiving a Schools of Recognition award includes reaching goals for test participation, attendance, and graduation rates. Additional criteria, and a full description of award categories can be found on the DPI’s website.
“Speaking on behalf of the board, administrators, staff and students, we are very proud that both Seeds of Health Elementary and Veritas High School were recognized,” said Marcia Spector, executive director.
About Seeds of Health, Inc.
Founded in 1983, Seeds of Health, Inc. is the only K-12 charter school agency in the state of Wisconsin serving approximately 1,300 students in three high schools and a K-8 elementary program. The four individual and unique education programs serve a broad range of student needs – from at-risk to the college bound. Seeds of Health is Milwaukee’s innovative “home grown” answer to imaginative, collaborative and cutting-edge education options, with the vision to positively impact the growth and development of urban children. For more information, please visit www.seedsofhealth.org.
About Seeds of Health Elementary
The Seeds of Health Elementary mission is to work in partnership with families and community to prepare students with foundational knowledge, skills, and character that will support success in secondary and post-secondary education and adult life.
About Veritas High School
The Veritas High School mission is to prepare students for post-secondary education and career success through an academically challenging curriculum that builds essential competencies for productive participation in the 21st century global community.