Clallam County Literacy Council

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Who We Are

The council consists of people from throughout the community representing school districts, businesses, agencies, service clubs, and individuals interested in promoting literacy.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Clallam County Literacy Council is to promote and support Literacy.

Vision Statement

We work with the vision that one day all people in Clallam County will be literate.

Early Literacy Facts

According to WaKIDS 2011...

  • 28% of Washington students are not reading proficiently by 3rd grade (OSPI 2011), with much higher numbers for children of color and those in low-income families.

  • 55% of Washington entering kindergartners do not have the language and literacy skills they need.