(Courtesy Neighborhood Schools Program)
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For 40 years, UChicago students have been helping out in Chicago Public Schools classrooms through the Neighborhood Schools Program.
Years since the launch of the Neighborhood Schools Program: 40 UChicago students working in public schools as classroom aides and tutors: 385 Chicago Public Schools students benefiting from the program annually: 4,000 Preschoolers served by NSP’s literacy program: 160 Average number of hours UChicago students spend in schools each year: 35,000 Sites participating in NSP: 55 Miles driven by the NSP van transporting students to and from their sites: 15,000