Helios Spotlight

Beyond the absences: Understanding chronic absenteeism's role in learning disruption

Chronic absenteeism is affecting students nationwide, and, specifically, high school seniors from Osceola and Orange counties.


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About Helios Education Foundation

Helios Education Foundation exists to support postsecondary attainment for all students, especially low-income and underrepresented communities, in Arizona and Florida. Driven by our fundamental beliefs of community, equity, investment, and partnership, Helios has invested about $350 million in partnerships and initiatives focused on improving third-grade reading, college-going, and postsecondary attainment in the two states we serve since 2006.