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AR Kids Read

Listing Last Update: March 26, 2020

Location

500 Pleasant Valley Dr.
Building A, Suite F
Little Rock, AR 72227
www.ARKidsRead.org

Primary Contact

Traci Wheelis

(501) 244-2661

twheelis@arkidsread.org

Program Overview

AR Kids Read is community-based program that recruits, trains and places volunteer reading tutors in elementary schools in the four Pulaski County School Districts. Volunteers spend an hour a week for at least a semester working with struggling readers (as identified by their test scores and teachers) in the 1st, 2nd and 3rd grades. Volunteers come from all sectors of the community including businesses, churches, civic clubs and government agencies.

Hours of operation: school hours

Cost info: There is no charge for the children in the program, however, they must be identified by teachers to participate.

Program Status:
Active