Building Leaders is designed for students ages 13 through high school graduation with the desire and potential to succeed in higher education. The program provides academic support, parent education, and highly individualized assistance to help teens graduate high school and enter college prepared to succeed. The STEAM-focused program provides hands-on learning experience in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math. An out-of-school time academic enrichment program, Building Leaders is free, open after school through 7pm, and is located at Gads Hill Center's site in Pilsen.
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Junior Building Leaders
Junior Building Leaders is an after school program for children ages 5-12 in the Pilsen, North Lawndale, and South Lawndale communities. The program provides a strengths-based curriculum and enriching environment to foster a love of learning while helping children develop emotionally, socially and physically. The STEAM-focused program provides hands-on learning experience in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math. Junior Building Leaders is available after school until 6pm during the school year and full time over the summer, and is located at Gads Hill Center's North Lawndale and Pilsen sites.
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