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.

Google Classroom Portal

This support program provides tutoring and supplemental education to children from ages 6 to 12. Students are provided with a positive and safe virtual 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.

  • Where

    El Buen’s Virtual Classroom

  • When

    Spring Semester: Jan. 25th – May 14th

  • Registration

    Registration for Spring 2021 is on January 11th, 12th & 13th.

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

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

  • Where

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

  • To Learn More

    Learn more at