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The Semillas Project Fundraiser

Please join us to celebrate the successes of our Foundation students by attending the Semillas Fundraiser, which will unveil their Digital Media Art Projects and feature emcee Rick Najera (writer, comedian, author) in conversation with the Semillas Scholars. Actor, Antonio Jaramillo, will be the feature keynote speaker and will discuss his humble upbringings and how he found a passion for acting and youth activism. Special Guest Speaker: Luis Guzman, Actor, and Activist: Born in Puerto Rico, raised in New York’s Greenwich Village, Mr. Guzman’s distinguished career started in the late 70’s and he is best known for his character work in numerous roles in movies and television. Learn more by visiting
When: March 11, 2017
Where: Mexican Heritage Plaza
1700 Alum Rock Avenue
San Jose, CA 95116

Time: 6:30pm-8:00pm

Everyone is invited for FREE!! We hope to see all of our students and families there.
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Welcome to RCLA

The Foundation for Hispanic Education has opened its third charter high school, Roberto Cruz Leadership Academy (RCLA), serving the San Jose community in 2015. RCLA honors the legacy and vision of its namesake, Dr. B. Roberto Cruz, by inspiring and cultivating competent, ethical educational leaders committed to serving the community.
Through its focus on developing leaders, RCLA will graduate students prepared to succeed in a university setting, will prepare students to serve the needs of their diverse community, and will empower students, parents, and school staff to utilize their cultural, linguistic, and personal strengths for service.
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