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College and Career Readiness

Event Registration and Payments

Volunteer, Partner, Donate

What We Do

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i-Ready.com math and reading assessments; homework assistance; individualized and small group tutoring; project-based STEM classes; performing and visual arts; world languages and culture; SAT-prep workshops; college advisement and tours; college plans; College and Career Day; sports and recreation; health and fitness; field trips; and more.


College and Career

Readiness for Grades 3-12

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Teen, youth and parent helpers; college interns; community service; parent, youth and community surveys.


Serve, Advise, Volunteer


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Leadership and Life

Skills Development

“I am very impressed and pleased with the Wooten Center's involvement with my son's education. I love to see that he is excited to attend the center each day. The staff genuinely cares about the kids and you can tell that they want each child to succeed in life.”

Regina Christine Crayton, Wooten Parent


Upcoming Events

  • Multiple Dates
    Dec 02, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
    Join our mentors from AKA Sorority, Inc. Tau Beta Omega for this monthly workshop helping high school students prepare for college. See what's in store for this semester. Topics explored include extracurricular activities, financial literacy, personal essays, financial aid, HBCUs, and more.
  • Multiple Dates
    Dec 05, 6:30 PM – Dec 06, 8:00 PM
    A safe space for girls (13-18yrs old) to discuss different topics. Discussion led by Ms. Kandee Lewis from Positive Results Center.
  • Teen Scholars
    Wed 07 Dec
    Multiple Dates
    Dec 07, 6:00 PM – Dec 08, 8:30 PM
    Plan for high school success and college admissions
  • Multiple Dates
    Dec 12, 6:30 PM – Dec 13, 7:30 PM
    Join our mentors to discuss many aspects of the college applications process such as waitlists, acceptances, rejections, FAFSA, making college decisions and more! Every 3rd Wednesday.

Good Citizenship and Academic Excellence

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GuideStar/Candid has awarded the Wooten Center their Platinum Seal of Transparency, their highest honor for agencies sharing their organizational and financial information with the public.
Click on the seal above to go to our GuideStar profile.
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9106 S. Western Ave.

Los Angeles, CA 90047

Se Hablamos Espanol


© Al Wooten Jr. Youth Center​

formerly Al Wooten Jr. Heritage Center


Phone: (323) 756-7203

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