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Providing alternative education programs for middle and high school students who have dropped out or who are at risk of dropping out of school.

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Customized partnerships for alternative education and dropout recovery.

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Promoting high levels of student social, academic and behavioral growth and achievement.

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Ombudsman Educational Services Earns Cognia System Accreditation

(Nashville, TN – March 31, 2022) – Ombudsman Educational Service, a ChanceLight company, has earned system accreditation by Cognia™, a

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From our Blog

Zack Johnson: Everyone deserves a good education (Lorain County, Ohio)

Since 1975, Ombudsman Educational Services has educated more than 200,000 at-risk students and students who have previously dropped out –

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