Program Name: Adding the Math to Latina College Readiness
Award Amount: $19,120
Project Description: Adelante Latina! is a three-year, after school, college-prep program for underprivileged Latinas from grades 10-12 who attend Baltimore City Public Schools. The program meets twice a week at the Esperanza Center on South Broadway. The objective is to help students achieve college-readiness and success once they are in college.
The program provides year-round SAT math help to juniors and seniors at the Enoch Pratt Free Library on Eastern Avenue on Saturday mornings from 10:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m. and twice-a-week math and chemistry tutoring sessions.