Family Literacy & Early Childhood Education
385 IOOF St. Rm. K-1, Gilroy, CA 95020
MACSA La Escuelita School Readiness
MACSA La Escuelita School Readiness is a program that works with families who have children 0-7. The focus of the program is to ensure that a child is ready to enter Kindergarten. The program is made up of an Early Childhood Component which focuses on 3-5 year olds and works on Kindergarten readiness. Home Visitations are also an integral part of the program due to the fact that skills are emphasized in the child's own environment and reinforced with the parents.
MACSA La Escuelita Parent Education
MACSA La Escuelita Parent Education is a program that works with families in the areas of English as a Second Language, Parenting Skills and Parent Child Interactive Literacy Activities. The goal of this component is to reinforce the concept that parents are their children's first and most important teachers. A parent tutoring academy has also been started for parents to be able to assist their own children with their homework when they reach Kindergarten.
Financial & Homeownership Education
The Financial Education & Homeownership Focus Area is offered to the under-banked and underserved low income communities of Santa Clara County. The goal of the Financial Education & Homeownership Program is to empower individuals from our communities with the right tools, knowledge and resources so that they may one day achieve the dream of homeownership.
MACSA Financial Education
The financial education classes educate our community on matters related to: budgeting, saving & investing, loans and the importance of maintaining a healthy credit.
The Homeownership classes educate our community on matters related to: predatory lending, first time home buyer, mortgage process, new homeowner education, auto, home and life insurance.