2015 Semifinalist
Winners:
City of Fontana, CA
2015
Publication:
Innovations in American Government Awards
Jurisdiction:
California

Three anchor public agencies in the city of Fontana — law enforcement, school district, and city government — are leading a holistic, voluntary youth intervention program using a triad approach of education, leadership, and discipline. The intervention is an alternative to suspension or expulsion and has graduated 222 students since September 2010.