Latest Updates

  • During the summer, youth showcased their cultural cuisines and learned about other cultures relationship to food.
  • Over the past 4 years, SFYC has had 98% of all eligible seniors graduate from high school or earn a GED on time.
  • 146 unduplicated youth enrolled and actively participated in our MYSA after school program
  • 100% of elementary students were promoted to the next grade level
  • 100% of 8th graders were promoted to high school
  • 91% of youth achieved outcomes by making improvements in attendance, grades, overall behavior, and earning credits toward high school
  • 97% of participants who dropped out of school re-engaged or re-enrolled in school or earned their GED
  • 23 youth were successfully placed in employment during the summer of 2015
  • 8 new students were recruited in the SeaTac program and 25 more recruited into the new Reconnecting Youth Program.



  • 97% – average high school graduation rate, school year 2009 – 2011.
  • 1050 unduplicated youth, served from 2000 – 2010;
  • The National SafeFutures’ evaluation deemed:

SFYC’s gang intervention successful in key outcome areas,

  • reduction in gang crimes,
  • educational attainment,
  • increase in protective or resiliency factors
  • A City of Seattle evaluation report deemed SFYC programs
    • a promising model and effective in serving the needs of at-risk youth (Reinvesting in Youth, December 2005)