Since the Saginaw Promise was launched…
Graduation rates have increased.
Dropout rates have decreased.
(2011-2018) Source: MI School Data
Saginaw Public Schools Postsecondary Education Enrollment Rose from 42.3% to 47.6% from 2010 to 2018.
FAFSA completion has increased amongst Saginaw’s “high school” seniors.
Since 2012, more than $922,000 in scholarships have been awarded to 538 scholars who have attended 38 community colleges, universities, and trade schools throughout Michigan.
Increases in “Saginaw Promise Zone” property values have produced four years of “tax capture” funding from the State Treasury to benefit postsecondary education for Saginaw’s students.
Saginaw Public School’s college enrollment rose to
(21% increase from 2010 to 2013!)