America SCORES poet-athletes demonstrate significant improvement in creative and expository writing and reading comprehension.
Improved Health & Fitness
Students who participate in America SCORES show increased aerobic capacity and recognition of healthy choices.
Positive Youth Development
America SCORES poet-athletes show a substantial increase in compassionate behavior, responsibility, leadership and community awareness.
70% of students improved their writing & literacy skills
85% of students improved their overall physical fitness & health
66% of students improved their self confidence
80% of students reported an increased sense of belonging at school
78% of students reported an increased positive attitude toward school