Since the Saginaw Promise was launched…
Graduation rates have increased.
Dropout rates have decreased.
(2011-2020) Source: MI School Data
Saginaw Public Schools Postsecondary Education Enrollment Rose from 42.3% to 45.4% from 2010 to 2019.
FAFSA completion has increased amongst Saginaw’s “high school” seniors.
Since 2012, more than $1,072,000 in scholarships have been awarded to 609 scholars who have attended 38 community colleges, universities, and trade schools throughout Michigan.
Increases in “Saginaw Promise Zone” property values have produced six years of “tax capture” funding from the State Treasury to benefit postsecondary education for Saginaw’s students.