Casa Juan Diego
Casa Juan Diego is the youth center of St. Pius V parish which serves children between the ages of 6 and 18 with an after-school program that includes academic support, personal and cultural development and violence prevention.
Casa Juan Diego focuses on improving literacy for children and parents in both English and Spanish. Activities include discussions of appropriate books, reading aloud, a reading club with multi-cultural and age-appropriate texts recommended by the public schools, and attention to vocabulary and comprehension.
Casa Juan Diego offers tutoring as well as homework assistance. It helps students develop social skills and appreciate their culture and faith. Classes are offered in art, dance and music and sports activities are available. A computer lab helps students access information as well as improve their technological skills.
For more information visit the Casa Juan Diego website.
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