Extensive evaluation of the programme has shown that it delivers high levels of attendance and completion by even the most challenging young people. 90% of young people completing the programme go on to achieve an Arts Award.
It’s changed me, because I don’t really have a temper any more. I’m not even interested in doing criminal things because Summer College put me on track.
Summer Arts Colleges are proven to:
Increase educational engagement
Facilitate transition to mainstream education and employment
Reduce rates of reoffending
Significantly improve literacy and numeracy
Offer accreditation through an Arts Award
90% of young people who attend Summer Arts Colleges go on to achieve an Arts Award. See some work produced at Summer Arts Colleges in the gallery.
Summer Arts Colleges are an effective way to engage the young people you work with. Find out more about the programme and learn how you can make a difference this summer.