Scholars March to Post Office
Our 12th grade scholars at the International Leadership Charter High School marched in unison to their local post office to mail their college applications. One by one, our scholars dropped their envelopes off, saying it's something they've spent months preparing for. The postal workers and members of the community cheered them on. It's a particularly big moment for some who say they will be the first members of their families to go to college. Approximately 40 out of 59 scholars returned last week from their winter break and have proudly reported that they have already received college acceptances. Read more.