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BIM HiSET Program

Listing Last Update: October 23, 2018

Location

920 Woodland Street
Nashville, TN 37206
www.backfieldinmotion.org

Primary Contact

Micah Kimble

(615) 227-9935 Ext:102

micahk@backfieldinmotion.org

Educational services

  • Reading and writing
  • Find a family literacy program
  • To help my child learn
  • To study for high school equivalency
  • English language
  • Math

Instruction Type

  • Classroom

Program Overview

What Do We Do? Backfield in Motion focuses on fostering team work and building academic and social foundations. Students are challenged with more rigorous instructional methods and higher academic expectations. As students progress from the elementary and middle school setting, they will be encouraged to engage in varsity level sports and be exposed to a college/career readiness curriculum, which includes college visits, admissions counseling, internships, and job training. In addition, we have adult basic education classes for parent and families to earn a high school equivalency diploma.

Mission Statement

Backfield in Motion is a non-profit organization focusing on education through mastery of literacy and numeracy skills of at-risk youth that leads to a high school diploma, a foundation for higher education, and the on-job skills needed to enter the world of work, while using athletics as an incentive for academic
improvement.

Hours of operation: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Cost info: Our services are without cost to the program participant.

Program’s Demographics/Metrics

Backfield in Motion graduates on average, three adults each year, who have earned a high school equivalency diploma.

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Program Status:
Active