Programs and Activities
Educational programs: provide comprehensive education for children and young people in human, spiritual and social fields.
Health program: includes first level health care for students and teaching staff. There students and teachers can get basic clinical examinations, eye care, hearing and oral health diagnostics.
Economic Development Program: Individual communication and guidance to parents to help them with family economic sustainability, and student permanence approach with the school as a development center. The institution works on the basis of the development of competencies, with support by VIS Foundation teaching methodologies, with intensive training programs aimed at the teachers, staff and parents. It seeks academic excellence as a mean for the development of personalized competencies; which leads to better assimilation and the achievement of positive results in the application of knowledge and skills.
Full time-Inclusive school: Activities are scheduled throughout the school day to help the students acquire practical skills in technology, sports, artistic activities, and religion to name a few. In addition to the Mano Amiga students, other students are served from four schools in the surrounding areas.
Adult literacy: High school students participate in coordination with the Ministry of Education and the support of teachers.
Tutoring courses: Students of all degrees are able to receive additional afternoon classes to improve their academic performance.
Homework club: Students of all grades, referred and volunteers, receive support from teachers in the afternoon to do their homework tasks.
Parent's school: Parents participate in monthly sessions to acquire knowledge and skills related to family and parenting issues.