Monthly Archives: April 2016

Scholars Visit Casaplex with The Mentor Foundation

On March 10, 2016, Casaplex had the pleasure of hosting a group of students from Mentor Foundation USA and show them a little about what working in the Smart Homes and Buildings industry is like. [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iVns3DaX36w[/embed]   Find out all about Mentor Foundation USA and their goal to Empower, Support, and Motivate our Youth at…
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Parkside Middle School Visits the White House!

A huge Shoutout to DeMonte S.(8th Grade) JarNa M. (8th Grade) Jordan M. (7th Grade) and Breon H. (7th Grade) who had the opportunity to visit the White House for "Take your Daughter & Son to work day"!  Our scholars were VERY professional, polite, and had inquisitive questions. 8th grader Demonte S. was given the…
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Chavez Schools Students to Speak on Capitol Hill!

Chavez Schools Students to Visit Capitol Hill to Talk policy and College Preparedness Washington, DC- Chavez Schools, in partnership with the 2014-2016 Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Inc. (CBCF) Fellows will host a breakfast conversation on Capitol Hill Monday, April 18, for Chavez scholars to discuss their senior thesis projects with Hill staffers, policy experts, and CBCF…
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Chavez Schools NOLA Program to Host Global Youth Service Conference

What is the New Orleans and Back (NOLA) program? The goal of the New Orleans and Back program is to encourage students to realize their ability to engage in civic and community-based initiatives. This goal is supported by a structured service-learning program that values and integrates student voice at all stages. Students are at the…
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