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Sandy Fernandez with her son Steve who is in 5th grade at East Austin College Prep.

East Austin College Prep Moms Give Back to Community

By Lizzie Chen on 04/29/2015 @ 07:54 AM

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“The best part about helping someone is the look on their face when they’re overcome with emotions and gratitude,” says Sandy Fernandez, a Southwest Key Good Neighbors member and East Austin College Prep mom.

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East Austin College Prep Administrator Named National Institute of Latino School Leaders Fellow

By Southwest Key on 03/30/2015 @ 07:54 AM

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Mr. Jaime Huerta, Assistant Superintendent/Principal of East Austin College Prep was one of fifteen educators nationwide selected from a competitive pool of applicants to become a 2015 Fellow for the National Institute for Latino School Leaders (NILSL).

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Are You Ready For Amplify Austin?

By Southwest Key on 02/10/2015 @ 06:54 AM

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Southwest Key is excited to participate in Amplify Austin 2015! Help us transform East Austin into a Community of Opportunity through educational and economic developments that will provide access to healthy and affordable food, create educational opportunities, generate jobs with living wages and offer a safe and diverse setting for East Austin residents.

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Two cast members from Teatro Compañía de Teatro playing "Joseph" and "Mary" lead the procession through the neighborhood.

Southwest Key Carries On Tradition of Posada in East Austin

By Lizzie Chen on 01/08/2015 @ 08:00 AM

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On December 18, 2014, over 200 residents gathered at Southwest Key’s el Centro de Familia to celebrate the traditional Latin American Christmas party —the Posada. Southwest Key Programs, Latino Arts Preservation Program (L.A.P.P.) and East Austin College Prep teamed up to create a memorable experience for members in the Govalle/Johnston Terrace neighborhood

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Vince Young and Chef Phillip Brown Demonstrate STEM Cooking to EAPrep Students

By Southwest Key on 11/13/2014 @ 08:00 AM

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Former NFL player Vince Young met with twenty-five East Austin College Prep 5th and 6th graders Sunday at Vince Young Steakhouse to explain that STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) can be used in everyday activities like cooking.

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