To provide a multitude of services, for youth within a community setting. We at A.E.L.A.P. intend to provide quality instruction and are devoted to the development of self-empowerment, sisterhood, brotherhood, and the building of self-esteem through the teachings of an artist’s responsibility, accountability, leadership, and independence. A.E.L.A.P’s curriculum is centered in Literacy that is fundamentally comprehensive. In addition, we offer an enriched Creative Writing, Photography /Filming, Theater/Acting, Dance, as well as Set design/Production. Our emphasis will be placed on cultural connections, interdisciplinary learning, and critical thinking. Each class will be geared toward the enhancement of student’s problem-solving skills. It is our mission to instill discipline through the Arts and self-actualization through self-imposed motivation.