Our three tracks are centered on crucial times in the development of our Latinas. At LAS, we believe there is a great need for Latina-tailored support at each of these stages in order to enrich, engage and empower our Latinas in their communities.
All programmes begin in August, late applications will be admitted on a case by case basis.
LAS HIJITAS develop social, emotional and academic skills to prepare them for their transition into middle school. We provide the cultural foundations to enrich our Latinas self-awareness, self-worth and love for their heritage.
Traditions emphasised: Solidarity, Compassion, and Integrity
For rising 4th and 5th graders.
LAS CHIQUILLAS cultivate conflict resolution and healthy decision-making skills. We provide the tools for unlocking scholastic achievement in our Latinas by providing them multiple paths to success in preparation for their high school course load.
Traditions emphasised: Integrity, Tenacity and Citizenship
For rising 6th, 7th and 8th graders.
LAS MUJERCITAS harness their unique leadership styles by participating in several professional and service-oriented experiences. We provide Latina-tailored post-secondary education readiness workshops as well as several personal development seminars.
Traditions emphasised: Tenacity, Citizenship and Leadership
For rising 9th, 10th, 11th and 12th graders