Classes are held from 5-6:30 pm during the school year, usually at the Centro Legal de la Raza office near Fruitvale BART. Classes are held on Tuesdays for Sophomores, Mondays for Juniors, and Wednesdays for Seniors.
CRITERIA FOR ADMISSION:
1). Candidates must be a Freshman at the time of their application. The Program begins in the Fall of their 10th grade year (Fall 2017-2018 academic school year)
2). Currently attending an Oakland High School (Charter, District, Private, etc.) and currently an Oakland Resident;
3). Candidate must know that he/she will be going to college upon high school graduation;
4) Candidate must be self-initiated and committed to completing program requirements.
NOTE: THERE ARE SHORT ANSWER QUESTIONS AND AN ESSAY TO COMPLETE. IT WOULD BE BEST TO ANSWER THE SHORT ANSWER QUESTIONS AND ESSAY IN A MICROSOFT WORD DOCUMENT OR GOOGLE DOCUMENT WHERE YOU CAN EDIT AND SAVE YOUR RESPONSES. ONCE YOU ARE DONE, YOU MAY COME BACK TO THE APPLICATION, COPY AND PASTE YOUR RESPONSES FROM YOUR SAVED WORK. THEN CLICK SUBMIT ONCE ALL OF THE REQUIRED INFORMATION HAVE BEEN ANSWERED! GOOD LUCK!