Phase Two: Academic Counseling and Support (ACSS)
Once scholars are enrolled in an advanced learning program or independent school, we help ensure that that they thrive in the program by providing ongoing academic and socio-emotional support, including:
Recognizing that a child's education involves the whole household, we support the families of our students by partnering with parents to advocate for children in school and linking families to support services. We encourage scholars to apply the many skills and tools learned during the 14-month academic enrichment phase to continue to strive towards academic excellence and serve as models for self-motivated and self-advocating learners who take risks and move out of their comfort zones to maximize their educational potential.
Summer Learning Opportunities
We encourage productive summer learning opportunities for all of our students. Here's a sample of activities ACSS students participate in during the summer: