The Promise Partnership has supported Utah schools across the Wasatch Front for the past 15 years and, together with our partners, recently received recognition from StriveTogether that our work to achieve better results for kids is effective, noteworthy, and appreciated. This video demonstrates the work being done within our community to meet those needs.Learn More
The Promise Partnership takes a "cradle-to-career" approach to improve educational outcomes for youth. Partners align, share, and deploy resources to improve the following outcomes:
Since 2011, we've seen problems improve. Schools in communities with some of the highest barriers are thriving, health is improving, and crime is decreasing. Change at this scale is possible when we work together!
3rd grade reading proficiency is up 9% in the last year in Midvale community schools. (Source: USBE Data Queries)
The gap between Students of Color and Non-Students of Color in 8th grade math proficiency closed by 4% since last year. (Source: USBE Data Queries)
High school graduation is up 7% for refugee students in the last year. (Source: USBE Data Queries)
Between 2013-2018, health insurance coverage for low-income adults has increased by 3% in our region (Source: Utah IBIS)