Working with young girls to increase on-time high school graduations

Working with young girls to increase on-time high school graduations

Working with young girls to increase on-time high school graduations

Points

(Mentees)

A Point is a girl (grades 9-12) in a Delaware Girls Circle. Points will be immersed in our standards based curricular activities focusing on, academic success, social and emotional resiliency, career exploration and post-secondary planning.

Tangents

(Mentors)

A Tangent is a professional female college graduate serving as a mentor in a Delaware Girls Circle. She will have a unique intersection and connection to a Point (Mentee) and will help her Point increase her social capital by developing networks of supportive adults to help her reach her full potential.

Arcs

(Parents/Guardians)

The Arcs close the loop in our Delaware Girls Circle. We ensure that you have the tools to support the forward roll of your Point(s).

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Our Mission

Increase on-time graduation rates of adolescent
high school females (grades 9-12) in Delaware.

Our Partners

"We're here for a reason. I believe a bit of the reason is to throw little torches out to lead people through the dark." ~ Whoopi Goldberg

Bankrollers

Thank you to our grantmakers, sponsors and donors. Without your generosity, Delaware Girls Circles would be Pointless!