This is the latest version of our Early Childhood Education Plan, First 8 Memphis. First 8 Memphis_Final
90% of children proficient on early literacy assessments by 2025
90% of children proficient in grade 3 reading by 2025.
35% of students are proficient in Math in 7th Grade.
80% of Shelby County Seniors to be college and career ready by 2025. 90% of Shelby County youth graduate on time by 2025.
In 2013, over 3,000 seniors did not graduate.
100% of Shelby County college and career ready graduates enroll in post-secondary opportunities.
Increase the number of Shelby County residents with post-secondary credentials to 55% by 2025.
Reduce the number of youth who are unemployed, underemployed or not in school.