Vencinos ayudando a Vencinos USA
Vecinos ayudando a Vecinos USA
Leader / Facilitator
Diana Bermudez, Parent Outreach Coordinator
Coordinador de Alcance para Padres
High School - Room 337
16 percent of the US population are Hispanics; it means that there are about 50.5 million Hispanics in this country, plus 4 million residents of Puerto Rico. In total, there are approximately 54 million of Latinos in The United States; where 17.1 million of that population are 17 years old or younger, also they are enrolling in kindergarten, elementary, middle, and high school programs in American public schools. It suggests the importance of educating the Latino community. Therefore, Latino success in the Job Market and Education plays an important role in the American Economy. According to the recent Census Bureau and PEW Research Center, Latinos between 18 to 24 years old, 79% had completed High school.