To eliminate the academic achievement gap for Union County Youth in recovery from alcohol and drug addiction.
The Raymond Lesniak ESH Recovery High School’s mission is to a provide high-quality educational, enrichment, and recovery support program that offers a safe, sober and supportive school environment where students and their recovery efforts are understood, valued and fostered.
Will convene multiply partners to integrate a Recovery High School in order to:
Reduce the relapse rate amongst Union County Youth returning to the community after substance abuse treatment;
Support parental and community involvement and provide opportunities for literacy and related educational development to the families of participating youth; and,
To establish a set of Best Practices in order to create a replicable model for New Jersey.