St. Vrain mentioned in White House press release

St. Vrain schools were mentioned in the White House press release titled “Improving Educational Outcomes and Opportunities for Latino Students”: The Obama Administration’s Investing in Innovation Fund dedicates $650 million to support the development and scaling-up of innovative educational models and solutions that help close achievement gaps and improve outcomes… Continue reading

Washington Post article: Guatemalan ‘Oliver Twist’ thrives academically in Virginia

“Many teenagers struggle to feel motivated at school. For those who trail academically or don’t speak fluent English, the challenges can be overwhelming. And for immigrants who are focused on survival, school seems like a luxury. Many are reluctant to ask for help. Mencho-Aguilar, who came to the United States… Continue reading