LUCHA™ Services for Emergent Bilingual Students

About

Students immigrating to Texas from other countries face many challenges. The Language Learners at The University of Texas at Austin's Center for Hispanic Achievement (LUCHA™) Program helps secondary Spanish-speaking emergent bilingual students transition into public schools. 

Services

Benefits for Students

  • Complete online courses with a flexible timeline to recover credits
  • Take Credit by Exams to earn high school credits for native language skills
  • Graduate on time

Potential School District Funding Sources

  • Limited English Proficient Student Success Initiative Grant
  • Title I, Part A - School-wide Programs
  • Title III, Part A
  • State Compensatory Education Funds

Please verify use of funds by contacting the Texas Education Agency.