Students of Color in Accelerated Course Work.
Recruiting and Supporting in Accelerated Course Work.
Supporting Education and
The SCD Enrichment program supports students through cultural education, academic support, and leadership strengthening.
and school staff
"It was different and new to me because I don’t have any classes that talk about different cultures but I enjoyed it. It’s different from doing equations and taking quizzes all the time.”
“I finally have a space where I can come to learn and be vulnerable to ask
questions around people that look like me.”
What does stand for?
As we spend time with our students and understand how valuable they are to our future, we see that once they learn their cultural history and academic identities, they usher that knowledge into the future to create immense impact for themselves and their communities. Our students are Scholars Cultivating Dignity (SCD) 🙌🏽.
Scho.lars: a person who is highly educated or has an aptitude for study.
Cul.ti.va.ting: trying to acquire or develop (a quality, sentiment, or skill).
Dig.ni.ty: a sense of your own importance and value
The SCD Program chose this namesake to reflect the similar mission of our founder; to impact education on a national level by increasing cultural education, supporting students in accelerated courses and to enrich students' lives through giving back.