Letters, Sounds and Words Program


  • Overall 95% of the children made considerable, excellent or outstanding gains.


  • 4,183 children were enrolled in the fall and spring rounds. The program is designed as a 10-week program. Data for children who completed 8 or more weeks of the program is included.


  • 260 schools are included in this summary.


  • There were 2,921 volunteers who gave 48,026 hours of their time helping young children learn to read.


To read stories, and watch video testimonials from this year’s program,¬†we invite you to visit our “Impact” tab.