Academic All Stars

Youth Development Commission

30 E. Canfield
Detroit, MI 48201

Contact Name
Pat Bridges
Program Director

Phone / Email
(313) 963-8916  |


Program Description

Academic All-Stars launched this fall at 14 High Schools in Detroit, Pontiac, Flint, Saginaw and Lansing, that demonstrate need, based on academic performance or financial needs of enrolled students.  This program has placed AmeriCorps Members in schools to oversee  mentoring programs that engage high school juniors as Peer Mentors for incoming Freshman and adult volunteers as Career Mentors. The program plans to place an additional 15 AmeriCorps members this fall.

Age Group
High School