LNESC Corpus Christi

LNESC Corpus Christi has served Corpus Christi, Texas, and the surrounding area since 1973, dedicating itself to increasing educational opportunities for minority and low-income students by developing and implementing comprehensive programs within the community. In its 48-year history, LNESC Corpus Christi has assisted over 55,000 Coastal Bend area students in the journey toward enrolling in an appropriate postsecondary educational program and has helped them in receiving approximately $85,000,000 in Financial Aid and Scholarships.
LNESC Corpus Christi students & staff

Developing Lifelong Learners

LNESC Corpus Christi provides participants educational services in their preparation for college entrance. Currently the Upward Bound program is providing 65 participants attending Moody High School, Miller High School and Cesar Chaves Charter High School fundamental support in their preparation for college entrance.

Main Office

400 Mann Street, Suite 513
Corpus Christi, TX 78401-2047
Office: (361) 883-5134
Fax: (361) 883-8749

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Upward Bound

A FREE, federally funded TRiO program designed to provide opportunities for eligible high schools students to succeed in their pre-college performance and ultimately in their higher education pursuits. Offered at Miller HS and Moody HS.

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Talent Search

Provides academic counseling, college/university mentorship through one-on-one advising and workshops, and career advising for students eligible and enrolled in the program. Offered at 8 high schools in Corpus Christi.

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Spectrum/LULAC Technology Center

Providing technology access to underserved communities, including computer equipment, personnel support, high-speed Internet service and videoconferencing.

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Young Readers

This program is a highly interactive and family-oriented academic year-long course designed to instill a love of reading at an early age, and improve reading skills among K-2 students.

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Feliberto Valdez, Jr.,LNESC Government Relations Director

Feliberto Valdez, Jr
Government Relations Director

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David D. Davila,TRIO Programs Manager

David D. Davila
TRIO Programs Manager

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Claudia Morales,Upward Bound Program Coordinator

Claudia Morales
Upward Bound Program Coordinator

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Ariana Ruiz,Talent Search Educational Advisor

Ariana Ruiz
Talent Search Educational Advisor

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Abu Santos,Talent Search Educational Advisor

Abiu Santos
Talent Search Educational Advisor

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Rachel Zarling,Talent Search Educational Advisor

Rachel Zarling
Talent Search Educational Advisor

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Eufemia (Femie) Rodriquez,Center Administrative Assistant

Eufemia (Femie) Rodriquez
Administrative Assistant

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