SBP Sponsors a New School
Opening Doors to Your Future
Las Puertas Community School, a public charter school, proudly sponsored by StrengthBuilding Partners, will open in August of 2014. Las Puertas is founded on the principles of StrengthBuilding and uses new and exciting ways to develop young learners. We are invested in every one of our students being prepared for college, future careers and active involvement in their community. Las Puertas will open with grades 6 – 9 and will add 10th, 11th and 12th grades each year after opening. We will be located in the Southside Community near the airport corridor.
What is Las Puertas Community School?
• It is a school
• It is a set of partnerships between the school and community resources such as:
- Local organizations: child care, community health, advocacy, etc.
- Businesses: financial institutions, technology, retail, legal, etc
- Institutions of higher learning: community colleges, universities, training institutes
- Tribal entities
• Builds on the strengths & talents of young people & their families
• Provides opportunities for everyone in the community
We have the knowledge, the experience and the right people to create the academic setting for the development of a pattern of life success for all students…. for our entire community.
For more information on Las Puertas including dates, times and agendas for Governing Board meetings go to laspuertas.org.