ERIC Number: EJ677687
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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The Nativity Mission Center: A Successful Approach to the Education of Latino Boys.
Podsiadlo, John J.; Philliber, William W.
Journal of Education for Students Placed at Risk, v8 n4 p419-28 2003
Describes the Nativity Mission Center, a nonsectarian school for Latino boys in Manhattan, New York, which provides extended-day, extended-year education and strong graduate support for students who complete eighth grade and enter high school. Over 80 percent of graduates complete high school, 75 percent enter college, and 37 percent graduate with a bachelor's degree. These rates are substantially higher than rates for Latino youth nationwide. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Location: New York (New York)