• Helped five schools exit Program Improvement status

  • Health and nutrition programs decreased Body Mass Index by 2.0%

  • A successful 125 student Summer Bridge Program model

  • Linked Learning Program, where over 1500 students designed an individual success plan for their futures.


  • Target Excellence has helped me in preparing for my classes and managing my time. I think this program should go on because I know a lot of students like me can benefit from it. — S.G., Student Valley High School

  • Thanks for Target Excellence’s participation at Marian Anderson Elementary School during the 2005-2006 school year. I am very happy to let you know that the students achieved 30.7% proficient in ELA as a result of our team work. This score, as you know, exceeds the federal AMO of 24.4%. The students scored 43.8% in math and exceeded the federal AMO of 26.5%. — Dr. H. Walls, Principal, Marian Anderson Elementary

  • Thank you so much for helping me express my feelings without feeling clogged up. — Krystal, Student, Sacramento, CA

Summer programs
A Positive opportunity to learn about and address relevant modern issues and counteract summer learning loss.
Common core