Children’s Defense Fund® Freedom School

The Omega Community Development Corporation serves scholars grades K-8 through Children’s Defense Fund Freedom School summer reading program at the Dayton Boys Preparatory Academy.  This program builds literacy, curbs summer reading loss, closes achievement gaps, and empowers children to make a difference in themselves, their families, communities, nation and the world today.
The program includes an Integrated Reading Curriculum with developmentally appropriate and cultural relevant books that supports children and families around five essential components: High Quality Academic Enrichment; Parent and Family Involvement; Social Action and Civic Engagement; Inter-generational Servant Leadership Development; Nutrition, Health, and Mental Health.

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