A space where students feel welcome, a program to spark their ambitions.
Students are given a lens through which to envision their future in new roles they otherwise might not have imagined.
Our team of adult mentors, tutors, instructors, and case managers helps empower students through a comprehensive multi-year program that facilitates each student to not only succeed, but fulfill their own American Dream.
Extending the learning day.
FOR MANY OF OUR STUDENTS, THE PROGRAM INVOLVES 15 ADDITIONAL HOURS A WEEK IN ENGLISH, EXTENDING THEIR LEARNING DAY BY 50%.
The Journey of an Enroot student:
The 5 Pillars of College Success
for Immigrants and English Language Learners
Students’ academic choices and performance align with thoughtful, reflective goals and graduation requirements.
Navigation Skills & College-Going Identity: Students learn how to access everything their institutions have to offer, connect with people and organizations on campus, and develop a sense of belonging.
Finance Management: Students meet financial aid deadlines, understand Student Accounts systems, make sound decisions on debt and budgeting, and take advantage of all available resources.
Job Readiness: Students gain hard and soft skills, pursue legal status necessary for fields of interest, and have meaningful summer plans.
Students have what they need materially and socially to succeed in college.
College Success Program Components
Enroot supports students to succeed in these 5 areas through 1-1 coaching and 1-1 mentoring.
Campus Visits 2-4 times per semester
Ongoing text and email support
Resources for students
In-person meetings 2-4 times per semester
Weekly check-ins with student (virtual or in-person)
Measuring success from around the world.
THE JOURNEY FOR A FAMILY TO THE UNITED STATES IS FILLED WITH HOPE AND PROMISE.
It can also be complex, with the uncertainty of leaving an environment that is understood for one that is unreliable or indifferent. Through our program, we ease this transition by helping students set strong roots and promoting their education so their hopes and dreams will become a reality.
Join us on this exciting journey.
Volunteer as a mentor, tutor, or internship supervisor and work directly with a student. Partner with us and bring our program to your school or city. Join us as we ensure each student not only succeeds, but fulfills their own American Dream.