The Statistics of KICKSTART KIDS Results

StatisticsPositive Results
Since 1992, KICKSTART KIDS has hired an outside consultant to evaluate the program. The science-based evaluations measured the program’s impact on student behaviors associated with positive character development and resiliency, academic success/graduation, school attendance and school conduct.
Better GradesHigher GPA
KICKSTART KIDS students have significantly higher GPA's than their peers.
Higher AttendanceMore Focused
KICKSTART KIDS students are more diligent in their attendance, more punctual in their timing, and more committed to their tasks.
Self ControlMore Disciplined
Students exhibit greater self discipline and resiliency to drugs, gangs, and other harmful influences.
Greater AmbitionMore Confident
Students have a much more positive view of themselves and have a deeper confidence in their ability to achieve their goals.