Welcome to the Youth and Family Academy (YAFA). YAFA began operation in September of 1996 through the hard work and dedication of many community members which also included students. The intent is the belief that the combination of school-based, family-centered support services are the keys to success in the education of youth. Combining social services with academic’s compliments and enhances the successful educational experience of each student. Therefore, if you are looking to find a unique way of education, the YAFA is the best option that you have. You will not only learn a lot, but you will have a great time.
YAFA COLLEGE PREPARATION
OpportunityYAFA works closely with Pueblo Community College and Colorado State University to provide YAFA graduates with the opportunity to enroll in the college and obtain their undergraduate degrees. Working closely together with this college has been a huge advantage.
ScholarshipsYAFA students are being provided with college scholarships through the Pueblo Hispanic Education Foundation, Pueblo Bank & Trust, Colorado Technical University, University of Phoenix and other scholarship entities. This means that anyone with a little bit of talent can succeed.
AssistanceYAFA will continue to provide assistance to any past students to enhance they’re remaining in and completing college. So, in case you have any issues with education, the YAFA will help you out
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Boxer from The Contender Thanks to the Pueblo Latino Chamber of Commerce, the students and families at YAFA were visited by Mr. Alfonso Gomez. At the time of his visit, he was boxing in “The Contender” a very popular show. He was able to share his advice on what it takes to achieve your dreams. […]