Young Entrepreneurs Fall 2019 Session
***Space is limited to the first 20 students***
When and Where to Meet
YAIL Prep Academy, 4250 Pennsylvania Ave., La Crescenta-Montrose, CA 91214 - Thursdays from 5:15-6:45pm (classes start 10/7) OPEN TO ALL
La Canada Unified School District - classes open to all LCUSD students
Palm Crest Elementary - Tuesdays in the MPR from 3:00-4:30pm (classes start 9/17)
La Canada Elementary - Fridays in the cafeteria from 3:00-4:30pm (classes start 9/20)
South Pasadena Unified School District - Fridays at Arroyo Vista Elementary from 1:15-2:45pm (classes start 9/13) Please register at https://spef4kids.org/programs/afterschool/
iLEAD Families - Please request a PO through your Educational Facilitator/Specialist
LA County - Thursdays from 9:30-10:00am at YAIL Academy Extension, 2620 Foothill Blvd. Unit A, La Crescenta, CA 91214
Orange County - Wednesdays from 10:00-11:30am at Modus Prep, 5721 Lincoln Ave. Suite A, Cypress, CA 90630
If you would like School X at your school, please fill out an interest form.
WHAT TO EXPECT
Do you want to be a young entrepreneur? Well, here is your chance! In a hands-on fashion, students will learn the skills of public speaking, teamwork, branding, online marketing, social media engagement, product fulfillment, and social giveback. It will be a fun and educational adventure you don't want to miss.
General CLASS FORMAT
Once a week, 1.5-hour meeting for 12 weeks
20 students per class maximum (Minimum of 12 students to start a class)
WHAT TO BRING
A light snack: bag of munchies & water (optional)
A positive attitude and an inquisitive mind!
PROGRAM WEEKLY SCHEDULE
Week 1: Intro to Entrepreneurship/Interest Inventory
Week 2: Unique Selling Proposition/Environmental Awareness
Week 3: Product Development/Social Giveback (Cause)
Week 4: PBIL Day
Week 5: Research and Financial Analysis
Week 6: PBIL Day
Week 7: Marketing & Packaging
Week 8: Pitch Mechanics/Performance
Week 9: PBIL Day
Week 10: Internal Demo Day (Booth and Product Showcase)
Week 11: Reflection & Evaluations
Week 12: Review, Recognition & Celebration (Families & Friends Welcome)
We encourage the participation of parents as mentors of our young entrepreneurs. Please contact us to let us know if and how you can participate.Click here to be a parent volunteer.
General Course Fee: $325 per 12-week session.
Sibling Discount: If you sign up with a sibling, we will take $50 off the course fee for each additional sibling. Be sure to include all siblings in one online registration transaction or write us a note when dropping off a check.*
Please mail checks to School-X: 1530 Foothill Blvd. La Canada Flintridge, CA 91011. Make checks payable to “School-X” and place student name(s) and school on the checks*. Homeschool students may use their approved Purchase Order.
*To place your student(s) into the class roster properly, please register online regardless of payment method. If you wish to pay by check or use a voucher from La Canada Education Foundation, please check the appropriate boxes during the checkout process to by-pass online payment.
Full refund for students who withdraw prior to the class start date (minus $25 processing fee)
50% refund for students who withdraw after class has started (minus $25 processing fee)
No refund for students who withdraw 3 weeks after class has started
Please register for School-X classes, workshops and internship opportunities with the registration button below. If the event of your choice is closed, please submit your child's/children's information to be placed on a waiting list. Thank you.