The Latino Student Achievement initiative creates the educational systemic conditions, culture, and competencies necessary to advance Latino student achievement within a full-service community school district. Together, with our community, we are providing Latino students the academic, social, and emotional support they need to succeed in college, career, and life.
Maestr@S Pathway Program Application ~ Now open!
Are you Latino and interested in becoming a teacher?
Latino Student Achievement will support you with an LSA Pathway Program with an opportunity for a
scholarship that will cover:
- Tuition in a teacher credential program
- Fees for CBEST/CSET and credential applications
- Professional development that will provide community and support
Students make up 44.7% of OUSD's student body and yet about 20% of their teachers are Latino. Research shows that effective teachers are the single most factor in improving student achievement. OUSD Maestr@s is your opportunity to make a difference in your community while developing yourself.
Our Maestr@S application period is now open!
If you are a Maestr@ Veteran@s please contact Marisa Villegas for information about our new space of support for Latino teachers.
Latino Student Achievement Specialists