2020 College and Career Scholarship Recipients

2020 College and Career Scholarship Recipients

On Friday, May 15, 2020, we announced to our new scholarship recipients from our College and Career Program that they are the winners of our $1,000 scholarship award. Congrats to these outstanding students who will continue to inspire us all as they embark on their...

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Connecting with Students to Achieve

Connecting with Students to Achieve

“When I have questions about financial aid or student loans, I always come to [my case manager] Guillermo. He always has answers for me. Guillermo gives me confidence in the decisions I make.” – Bryan, PUENTE College and Career student The challenges faced by many...

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PUENTE Leadership Announcement- CEO

PUENTE Leadership Announcement- CEO

LOS ANGELES, CA (MAY 21, 2020) We are pleased to announce Jerome Greening as Chief Executive Officer at PUENTE Learning Center. Jerome Greening was named to the CEO position after serving as Interim CEO since October 2018. Jerome brings extensive experience working in...

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Helping PUENTE Students During COVID-19

Helping PUENTE Students During COVID-19

We hope that you are taking great care during this unprecedented time in our lives. The COVID-19 pandemic is challenging for all of us, but especially for the PUENTE students and their families who come to PUENTE for learning and community. Following the health and...

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Meet Maxwell

Meet Maxwell

Maxwell is continuing his 1st grade education at PUENTE Charter School with distance learning. PUENTE lent his family a laptop because they did not have one at home. After consulting with school staff, Max’s mother Ana makes sure to set up his dedicated learning...

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Meet Genesis

Meet Genesis

Earlier this year, PUENTE 1st grade student Genesis was officially re-classified from English Learner to English Proficient. “PUENTE teachers put in the time,” says Genesis’s mom, Lilian. “I trust them to find the right way for each child to learn English.” PUENTE...

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Visit to Cal Poly Pomona

Visit to Cal Poly Pomona

PUENTE College and Career 11th and 12th-grade students from Mendez High School visited the Cal Poly Pomona campus. The College and Career Program offers college campus tours as a way to help students to gain perspective on what kind of environment they are looking for...

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