Youth Services

Youth
Services

Our youth education programs are designed to improve academics, physical activity, nutrition and social and emotional learning. Registration occurs three times per year in August, January and May. For more information, call 512-439-8900.

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AFTER SCHOOL TUTORING

ESPAÑOL: Este programa de apoyo proporciona tutoría y educación complementaria a los niños que ingresan del 1st al 7th grado. Los estudiantes estarán en un ambiente positivo y seguro para interactuar con sus compañeros mientras participan en actividades que se enfocan en ciencias, tecnología, ingeniería, arte y matemáticas (plan de estudios STEAM). Este programa también incluye aprendizaje social y emocional, actividades físicas y clubes cada viernes (cocina, arte, tecnología e ingeniería).

Mientras nuestro programa de apoyo académico se llevará a cabo en persona, nuestros clubes de los viernes se llevarán a cabo virtualmente todos los viernes de 4:00 pm a 6:00 pm. Todos los estudiantes que asistan virtualmente recibirán una computadora portátil y un punto de acceso al inscribirse.

ENGLISH: This support program provides tutoring and supplemental education to children entering 1st through 7th grade. Students are provided with a positive and safe environment to interact with peers while being engaged in science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM curriculum). This program also includes social and emotional learning, physical activities, and Friday clubs (cooking, art, technology & engineering).

While our academic support program will be held in-person, our Friday clubs will be held virtually every Friday from 4:00pm – 6:00pm. All students attending virtually will receive a laptop and hotspot upon registration.

  • Donde/Where

    ENGLISH:
    • After School Academic Support: El Buen Samaritano, 7000 Woodhue Dr. Austin, TX 78745
    • Friday Clubs: Zoom
    ESPAÑOL:
    • Apoyo académico: El Buen Samaritano, 7000 Woodhue Dr. Austin, TX 78745
    • Clubes de viernes: Zoom

  • Cuando/When

    ESPAÑOL:

    Semestre de otoño: 23 de agosto – 10 de diciembre
    Apoyo académico: Lunes a jueves, 4:00 pm a 6:00 pm
    Clubes de viernes: todos los viernes, de 4:00 p.m. a 6:00 p.m.
    ENGLISH:
    Fall Semester: August 23rd – December 10th
    After School Academic Support: Monday – Thursday, 4:00pm – 6:00pm
    Friday Clubs: Every Friday, 4:00pm – 6:00pm

  • INSCRIPCIONES/Registration

    ENGLISH:
    Registration for Fall 2021 will be on Tuesday, August 10th through Thursday, August 12th from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm and from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm. Registration will be held in a drive-thru format.
    ESPAÑOL:
    Las inscripciósn para el otoño de 2021 será del martes 10 de agosto al jueves 12 de agosto de 10:00 a.m. a 12:00 p.m. y de 6:00 p.m. a 8:00 p.m. Inscripciones se llevará en forma de autoservicio.


Summer Camp

Our virtual summer camp is designed for children entering 1st – 7th grade. It is composed of two month-long sessions from June through July. El Buen’s summer camp helps boost academic achievement, support science, technology, engineering, arts, and math engagement (STEAM), build social-emotional skills, and explore careers through hands-on activities.

  • When

    Session 1 June 7th – July 1st, 2021
    Session 2 July 5th – July 29th, 2021
    Monday – Thursday 9am-12pm

  • Registration

    $25 per session per child
    May 25th, 2021 – May 27th, 2021
    10:30am – 12pm or 6pm – 8pm
    7000 Woodhue Dr. Austin, TX 78745


GTOPS – INTRO TO PODCASTING & AUDIO STORYTELLING, IN COLLABORATION WITH THE AUSTIN SCHOOL OF FILM

https://austinfilmschool.org/
ENGLISH: This Podcast Workshop is designed for middle school student’s (6th – 8th grade). This 2-day weekend course is designed to cover the basics of constructing a great story for audio, interviewing techniques, and technical aspects needed to create great tape. We’ve structured this class to be a hands-on fundamental stepping stone and learning tool. All registered students will receive audio assets pack, access to Adobe Audition forthe duration of the course, and complete a hands-on project to learn-while-doing in real time. Students will work hands-on with audio assets, software, gain valuable information, and have the chance for real professional feedback.

SPANISH: Este taller de Podcast está diseñado para estudiantes cursando del 6o al 8 o grado. Este curso de 2 días en un fin de semana, está diseñado para cubrir los conceptos fundamentales para crear historias en audio, técnicas de entrevistas y otros aspectos técnicos necesarios para crear un Podcast. Esta clase fue creada para cubrir conceptos fundamentales prácticos y servirá como una herramienta de aprendizaje.Todos los estudiantes inscritos recibirán un paquete de herramientas de audio, acceso a programas digitales (Adobe Audition) durante la duración del curso para crear un proyecto mientras aprenden en tiempo real.

  • When

    August 21 & 22, from 10 am – 4 pm / 21 y 22 de Agosto, de 10am – 4 pm
    4 pm- 6 pm (optional) Play and Explore / 4 pm – 6 pm (opcional) Jugar y Explorar

  • Where

    Austin School of Film, 2200 Tillery St, Austin, TX 78723

  • Registration

    -$25 per session per child / $25 por alumno
    -Must register no later than August 6th / Inscripciones terminan el 6 de Agosto
    -Call 512-439-8900 / Llamar al 512-439-8900
    -Email youth@elbuen.org / Envie un correo electronico a youth@elbuen.org
    -El Buen provides scholarships for students to participate in the GTOPs summer camp. The $25 cost is to cover STEM supplies. El Buen is thrilled to be able to cover the cost of participation in the summer camp for each student, estimated cost of $700 per month.


El Ranchito Summer Camp

El Ranchito shares a long partnership with El Buen, and offers a unique nature-immersion summer camp on the Shield Ranch just west of Austin for youth from low-income families. The program provides a camping experience full of educational opportunities and programs that build life skills as well as an appreciation for the natural world. Three core programs are available: Nature Discovery Camp for 4th – 9th graders, Conservation Corps for 10th-12th graders, and the Gulf Coast Expedition for 18 – 20-year-olds. Due to COVID-19, El Ranchito has also adapted to a virtual-learning environment. Learn more at elranchito.org

  • Where

    Due to COVID-19, El Ranchito has also adapted to a virtual-learning environment.

  • To Learn More

    Learn more at elranchito.org