2013 GRANT AWARD RECIPIENTS
SAN MIGUEL HIGH SCHOOL
1st Year Funding
Agency Background: San Miguel is a private, Catholic High School that provides a quality college and career preparatory education to students from families of limited financial means. Established in 2004, San Miguel is part of the Cristo Rey Network, which employs a work-study model. This corporate internship program allows students to work five days a month at entry-level positions in a variety of professional and non-profit fields throughout their 4 years of high school. The wages the students earn pay for approximately 60% of their tuition.
Focus of the 2013 SCCF Grant: College Counseling Program: The requested funding will be used towards travel expenses to visit college campuses, college information events, and necessary membership fees for applicable college application software.