Over the 2012 spring semester, we had the pleasure of working with YouthBuild Charter School in North Philadelphia. In initial conversations with staff members, we learned of the significantly low attendance rates that not only them, but all area schools were experiencing. We saw an opportunity for design to play a role in helping to uncover potential reasons for the low attendance, as well as identify possible areas of intervention. This final presentation is an overview of our design process while working with YouthBuild Charter School: