COUNCIL ON RURAL SERVICE PROGRAMS-GATEWAY YOUTH PROGRAM

GATEWAY YOUTH PROGRAM
ACHIEVEMENT CENTER FOR EDUCATION SUCCESS (ACES)
285 R.M. Davis Parkway
Piqua, OH. 45356

Student support services to address personal and educational needs while involved in workforce development.

PHONE: (937) 778-5220

FAX: (937) 778-8970

EMAIL: jvaughn@corsp.org

WEBSITES:

http://gatewayyouthprograms.org/

http://councilonruralservices.org

FACEBOOK: www.facebook.com/councilonruralservices

SERVICE AREA: Miami and Darke Counties

OFFICE HOURS: 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

OFFICE DAYS: Monday – Friday

SERVICES: ACES is a collaborative effort of CORS and the Miami and Darke County

Education Service Centers that offer an alternative education program for student’s In grades 9 – 12 that are struggling

and need help to succeed in school. Coursework is provided in smaller off-site classroom settings through

independent study under the guidance of a certified teacher and aides. Students have the opportunity to

receive support services to address personal needs while involved and a workforce development component is also

available.

Students attend ACES but still work with and graduate from their home school.

ELIGIBILITY: Referral into the program must be made from the student’s home school administrator. An individual

needs assessment must indicate multiple areas of social and behavioral needs that cannot be sufficiently addressed in

the regular school setting.