Our Results

Since its beginning in 2012, Phelps Aide Phelps Helps has grown from its initial high school tutoring program to offering 7 different programs in 2017. After the 2016-17 school year, 100% of Phelps participants stayed in high school.

 

Enrolment for ELEMENTARY programS

  • Participation greatly increases personal homework completion rates.
  • Elementary students' behaviour improves towards peers and they demonstrate pride in their accomplishments.
  • 78% expressed a positive attitude towards learning.

Enrolment for high school tutoring program

  •  After participating in Phelps, students feel either 'very prepared' (24%) or 'prepared' (76%) for a test.
  • Education has become 'very valuable' to 73% of students.
  • After participating in Phelps, students feel either 'very prepared' (44%) or 'prepared' (56%) for class.
  • 100% of students surveyed stated that participating in Phelps 'gives them a sense of community'.

* Reports were collected in July and August 2017 from a sample of 17 students participating in the High School Tutoring Program.

"I'm going to stay in Phelps for all my high school years!" – Link, age 13

"There is always someone here to answer my questions. I like that!" – Cassandra, age 15