Address: 1515 S. 29th St.
Transportation: Catch the #10 or #30 bus toward 27th Street. Get off at 27th street. Catch the #27 southbound. Get off at Greenfield Ave. Walk two blocks west to 29th street and turn left. Nativity will be on your right, just past Orchard.
Approximate Travel Time By Car: 8 minutes
Approximate Travel Time By Bus: 15 minutes
Days/Hours of Operation: After School Program: Monday-Thursday: 3:30-6:00 pm.
Description of Agency/Activities: Nativity Jesuit Academy is a 5-8 middle school serving Hispanic boys in the inner city. It is school for Latino boys that sets a foundation to develop future Christian leaders in the community. The school also offers a Graduate Support program, as the overwhelming majority of Nativity graduates "will be the first in their family to graduate from high school, let alone pursue a college degree." The students partake in after-school activities from 3:30pm - 6:00 pm. The boys also attend a five week residential camp each summer in northern Wisconsin.
Student Role in Agency:
Commitment: Nativity Jesuit Academy relies upon student punctuality and a regular 2-hour a week commitment for this placement.