Nationally, 20% of children have mental wellness issues that, if not addressed at an early age, can impact every part of their life—including academic success, socialization skills, and the ability to meet both current and future challenges. Propel Partners in Wellness (PPIW) is Propel Schools’ support program to help scholars and families have a healthy and productive academic year. PPIW provides enhanced opportunities for scholars and families to create avenues for growth and success.Propel has partnered with UPMC Western Behavioral Health at Mon Yough to provide school-based wellness support for all Propel scholars, families, and staff. This partnership continues Propel Schools’ dedication to helping scholars tackle barriers to learning.
Community Wellness Centers
Propel Community Wellness Centers provide needed outreach and programming to Propel staff and scholars, their families, and the community at large. Serving as “The Hub” of its neighborhood, uniting families, educators, and community partners; providing all scholars with top-quality academics, enrichment, health, and social services, and opportunities to succeed in school and in life.