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ALAS is the premier professional organization for superintendents and administrators who serve Latino students.

ALAS is committed to identifying, recruiting, developing and advancing Latino school administrators in order to improve the educational accomplishments of Latino youth.

ALAS has 3 primary areas of focus:

  1. Professional Development
  2. Information Sharing
  3. Policy Advocacy

Upcoming Events


14th Annual ALAS Education Summit

October 11-14, 2017 | Houston, TX

Download Our 14th Annual ALAS Education Summit Attendee and Registration Brochure

Or Register Online  Early Bird Promotion Ends 08/31/2017.


Book Hotel: Get the ALAS Summit Group Rate of $149/night

In the News

Dr. Christina Kishimoto, currently Superintendent with Gilbert Public Schools in Arizona, has been selected as the new superintendent to lead the Hawaii State Department of Education.


Dr. Dino Coronado, currently Area 3 Superintendent with the El Paso ISD in Texas, has been named the new Superintendent for the Roosevelt Elementary School District in Phoenix, Arizona.  


Dr. Shawn Bird, formerly Chief Academic Officer at the Pasadena USD in Pasadena, California has been hired as the Chief Schools Officer for the School District of Philadelphia.    


ALAS Issues Position Statement on Education. Read the statement.


Dr. Leslie Torres-Rodriguez Named Hartford Public Schools Permanent Superintendent

ALAS member and current participant of the Superintendents Leadership Academy, Cohort VI Dr. Leslie Torres-Rodriguez named permanent superintendent after serving four months in interim role. Read more.


Ever thought about getting an advanced degree? ALAS is offering a $10,000 scholarship and a $2,000 scholarship this year thanks to our partner Curriculum Associates. Learn more.