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What does it take to reach one’s Dream College? Hear it from a Chavez Student!

What does it take for a student reach his/her dream college? There are many answers: years of hard work, determination, advance planning, persistence, ambition...  At Chavez Schools, having dedicated college counselors to advise students throughout the application process and providing free college tours for students to visit colleges they are interested in across the country are…
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Making It to Graduation, the Chavez Family Stands By Your Side

High school is an important stage of people's lives. For many of our students, reaching graduation is a tremendous milestone. Read Kierra's story below and consider helping her and her classmates reach their goals! When asked how she is going to feel as she walks across the stage on graduation day, she said, “I would…
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Does hard work really pay off? Hear a Chavez senior’s response!

Does hard work really pay off? As a senior at Chavez Schools Parkside High School, Kierra James' answer is a firm YES! She proudly says YES as she approaches college and high school graduation, having put in a persistent effort, following clear goals, and taking advantage of the abundant resources and guidance made available to…
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Dreamers Deserve the Opportunity to Pursue Their Dreams

Chavez Schools are public and open to all. Whether your family has been in Washington, DC, for generations, or you’re new here, we welcome you into our school community. With our schools’ focus on public policy, and on preparing all students for college, we view the Trump administration’s decision to end the DACA program for…
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