“Capitalizing on relationships, real-world experiences, and resilience, El Centro de Estudiantes fosters the passions, strengths, and independence of our youth towards the development of a personalized, robust post-secondary plan.”


  • Accelerated Program

    Program Type

  • 9th-12th

    Grades Served

  • Teacher-Based Learning

    Instructional Model

Program Highlights

Mentorship & Individual Support
El Centro de Estudiantes has a strong focus on providing individual attention to students and pairs each student with a teacher, or advisor, who will mentor them during their entire time at El Centro.

Real World Learning Program
There is a heavy emphasis on real world learning at El Centro de Estudiantes, and students spend a significant amount of time exploring internship opportunities, interviewing and interning with various local organization. Students who are interested in participating in the Real World Learning program must have been enrolled at El Centro de Estudiantes for at least two trimesters.

At the end of each trimester, students are required to present an Exhibition that showcases what they have learned during that semester. The end of trimester exhibitions are a professional event designed to prepare students for presenting their work and learning in the real world.

Extra Curricular Activities

El Centro de Estudiantes offers opportunities for students to participate on the Basketball Team, Chess Team, and the Dance Team.