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Program: PALS - Cross Age Peer Mentoring at AISD

Service Provider: YouthLaunch

    Program Description
  Eligibility
  Services & Outcome Measures
  Service Settings and Locations

Program Description

Last Update - 09/06/2018

Description

 
  Program Description AISD High School and Middle School students participate in a TEA-approved PALS/PRALS class. They are trained in peer mentoring techniques and other youth empowerment skills that the students use to be PALS or mentors to elementary schools in their vertical feeder patterns. New in 2018, we working with Elementary s schools to support legacy ES PALS programs as well as create new ones at ES across the district.
 
  Service Categories This Primary service available Social-Emotional & Behavioral Health
This Primary service available Mentoring
 
  Targeted Population High, Middle and Elementary School students
 
  Semester(s) Program Offered  Legal Entity availableFall Semester
 Legal Entity availableSpring Semester
 
  Identified Evidence-Based Program Yes
 
  Languages Supported  Legal Entity availableEnglish
 
  Service/Program cost to youth/families Free
 
  Service/Program cost to campuses or other locations hosting the services Free
 
  Program Class In-depth
 
  Program Type for Direct Programs Direct
 
 

Enrollment Information

  Enrollment Status for Fall Semester, 2018-2019 - Open
 
  Status as of 09/06/2018
 
  Program Web Page https://www.childstudysystem.org/pals.html
 
  Program Enrollment Form
 

Referral Contact

  Referral Contact Fritz Fitzpatrick
 
  Phone Number
 
 

Eligibility

Last Update - 06/25/2018

Stage
Age
Selected
Grade
Early ChildhoodElementaryMiddle SchoolHigh SchoolYoung Adult
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  Eligibility Requirements
GENDER: Is your program open to all genders? If no, select either male OR female.
Male
Female
RACE: Is your program open to all races? If it is targeted to particular races, select those that may participate.
American Indian or Alaskan Native
Asian
Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander
White
Black or African American
Multiracial
ETHNICITY: Is your program open to all ethnicities? If no, select EITHER Hispanic or non-Hispanic.
Hispanic
Not Hispanic
AT-RISK FACTORS (as defined by TEA-PEIMS): Is your program only open to youth facing specific risk factors? If yes, please indicate which ones.
Not passing now, or did not pass last year, 2 or more foundation curriculum subjects
Did not advance to next grade level for one or more school years
Did not perform satisfactorily on a standardized test
Dropped out of school
Homeless
Limited English proficiency
Pregnant or a parent
On parole, probation, or other conditional release
Placed in an alternative education program - preceding or current year
Expelled - preceding or current year
Residential placement facility - preceding or current year
In custody of Dept. of Family and Protective Svcs/Child Protective Svcs
Referred to DFPS/DCPS by school, juvenile court, or law official
Did not perform satisfactorily on a readiness test or assessment during current school year (grades
Special Needs: Is your program targeted to or open only to youth with certain special needs for them to be eligible to participate? If yes, please indicate which ones.
Physical or learning disabilities
Children of Incarcerated Parents
Displaced by federally declared disaster
In Foster Care
Dropouts
Involved with the Juvenile Justice System
Migrant
Low income or socioeconomic status (receive free or reduced lunch)
Gay Lesbian Bisexual Transgendered Questioning (GLBTQ)
First generation college students
Aging out of foster care (or recently aged out)
Pregnant
Young parents
Other eligibility requirements
Geographical
Not related to geography

Services & Outcome Measures

Last Update - 06/25/2018
 
Program Services
Social-Emotional & Behavioral Health (Primary Service Category)
Bullying prevention
Character education
Community engagement
Conflict resolution/anger management skills
Convening for collaboration
Counseling - emotional (self esteem, other)
Fair/conference/summit - multi-campus/community-wide
Fair/conference/summit - single campus or neighborhood
Field Trips
Guest speaker
Interpersonal skills development
Learning modules
Life skills development
Presentation series
Professional Development
Project planning series
Safe place to hang out
Skill-building series
Someone to talk to - readily available
Special topic presentations/performances - large group (30+)
Special topic presentations/performances - small group (classroom or smaller)
Special topic workshop - interactive component
Workshop series (interactive)

   
 
Outcome Measures
Academic Success
Apply for scholarship or other financial aid
Attendance in school
Completes full school year
Does not need remediation after transition to next grade level
Service/leadership continues beyond program completion
Workforce Readiness
Assessment of career awareness
Complete post-secondary goals (earn degree or certificate)
Social Emotional Health & Safety
Crime/arrest/incarceration - incidence/avoidance
Disciplinary action or suspension - incidence/avoidance
Engages appropriately with peers during social activities
Improvement in family relationships
Improvement in peer relationships
Increase in confidence/self-esteem
Positive changes in behavior, attitude, learning - self-reported
Positive changes in behavior, attitude, learning - teacher-reported
Social & Civic Engagement
Increase in social responsibility
Service project participation and results
Youth volunteer hours
General
Complete program (participation measure)
  


Service Settings and Locations

Last Update - 06/25/2018
 
Youth’s Homes
County Name Serves in Youth Homes?
TravisNo
WilliamsonNo
BastropNo
 
Other eligibility requirements–geographical
---This program does not serve in youth's homes----
 
School Settings
County Name Serves in Schools?
TravisYes
WilliamsonNo
BastropNo
School District Name Serves in Schools?
Austin Independent School District Yes
Pflugerville ISD No
KIPP Austin Public Schools No
Round Rock Independent School District No
Bastrop ISD No
Austin Achieve Public Schools No
Wayside Schools (Charter School District) No
Manor Independent School District No
Del Valle Independent School District No
Harmony Public Schools Austin No
Taylor ISD No
Leander ISD No
East Austin College Prep No
School Name Frequency Time of Day Capacity Participation
Serves On Campus
Austin Independent School District Schools
Elementary Schools
Andrews Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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Blanton Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
Clayton Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
Doss Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
Hart Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
Hill Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
Kiker Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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Linder Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
Maplewood Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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Menchaca Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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51-75 26-50
Mills Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
Norman Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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Pease Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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Pleasant Hill Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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Sims Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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Summitt Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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Walnut Creek Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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Williams Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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51-75 26-50
Middle Schools
Ann Richards School for Young Women Leaders - Middle School Var with need In school - pull out,
In school - other,
Daytime(during school hours)
51-75 26-50
Bailey Middle School Var with need In school - pull out,
In school - other,
Daytime(during school hours)
51-75 26-50
Covington Middle School Var with need In school - pull out,
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51-75 26-50
Fulmore Middle School Var with need In school - pull out,
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51-75 26-50
Garcia Young Men's Leadership Academy Var with need In school - pull out,
In school - other,
Daytime(during school hours)
?(unsure) ?(unsure)
Gorzycki Middle School Var with need In school - pull out,
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51-75 26-50
Kealing Middle School Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
Martin Middle School Var with need In school - pull out,
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51-75 26-50
Small Middle School Var with need In school - pull out,
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51-75 26-50
High Schools
Akins High Var with need In school - pull out,
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51-75 26-50
Anderson High Var with need In school - pull out,
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51-75 26-50
Ann Richards School for Young Women Leaders - High School Var with need In school - pull out,
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Weekends
51-75 26-50
Austin High Var with need In school - pull out,
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51-75 26-50
Bowie High Var with need In school - pull out,
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51-75 26-50
Crockett High Var with need In school - pull out,
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51-75 26-50
Eastside Memorial High Var with need In school - pull out,
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51-75 26-50
International High School Var with need In school - pull out,
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51-75 26-50
Lanier High Var with need In school - pull out,
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51-75 26-50
Liberal Arts and Science Academy Var with need In school - pull out,
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51-75 26-50
McCallum High Var with need In school - pull out,
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51-75 26-50
Reagan High Var with need In school - pull out,
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51-75 26-50
Travis High Var with need In school - pull out,
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51-75 26-50
Available Upon Request To
Austin Independent School District Schools
Elementary Schools
Allison Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
Baldwin Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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Weekends
?(unsure) ?(unsure)
Baranoff Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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Weekends
51-75 26-50
Barrington Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
Barton Hills Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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Becker Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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Blackshear Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
Blazier Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
Boone Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
Brentwood Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
Brooke Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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51-75 26-50
Brown Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
Bryker Woods Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
Campbell Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
Casey Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
Casis Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
Cook Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
Cowan Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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51-75 26-50
Cunningham Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
Davis Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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51-75 26-50
Dawson Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
Galindo Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
Govalle Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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Graham Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
Guerrero Thompson Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
Gullett Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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51-75 26-50
Harris Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
Highland Park Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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51-75 26-50
Houston Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
Jordan Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
Joslin Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
Kocurek Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
Langford Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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51-75 26-50
Lee Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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51-75 26-50
Mathews Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
McBee Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
Metz Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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51-75 26-50
Oak Hill Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
Oak Springs Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
Odom Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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51-75 26-50
Ortega Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
Overton Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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Padron Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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Palm Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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Patton Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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Pecan Springs Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
Perez Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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51-75 26-50
Pickle Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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Pillow Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
Reilly Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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51-75 26-50
Ridgetop Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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51-75 26-50
Rodriguez Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
Sanchez Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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51-75 26-50
St Elmo Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
Sunset Valley Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
Travis Heights Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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Widen Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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Winn Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
Wooldridge Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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51-75 26-50
Wooten Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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Zavala Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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Zilker Elementary Var with need In school - pull out,
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51-75 26-50
Middle Schools
Bedichek Middle School Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
Dobie Middle School Var with need In school - pull out,
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Lamar Middle School Var with need In school - pull out,
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Mendez Middle School Var with need In school - pull out,
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Murchison Middle School Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
O Henry Middle School Var with need In school - pull out,
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51-75 26-50
Paredes Middle School Var with need In school - pull out,
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51-75 26-50
Sadler Means Young Women's Leadership Academy Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
Webb Middle School Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
High Schools
Clifton Career Dev. School Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
Garza Independence Var with need In school - pull out,
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LBJ (Lyndon B. Johnson) High Var with need In school - pull out,
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?(unsure) ?(unsure)
 
Community Settings
County Name Serves in Community Locations?
Travis Yes
Williamson No
Bastrop No
Travis
Location Frequency Time of Day Capacity Participation
Serves On Campus
McKinney Falls State Park Var with need In school - pull out,In school - other,After school,Daytime(during school hours),Evening,Overnight,Weekends 51-75 ?(unsure)