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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


National Legislative Assembly & 3rd Annual Awards Gala 

April 27, 2017 | Washington, D.C.

Education Summit

October 11-14, 2017 | Houston, TX

In the News

NEW! ALAS Issues Position Statement on Education. Read the statement.


NEW! 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.


Proposed "Skinny Budget" Detrimental to Education System. Learn more.


ALAS Announces Leaders in Education Award Winners

ALAS will recognize superintendents and administrators from across the nation at its third annual Leaders in Education Awards Gala. See the winners!


Dr. Ivan Duran named Bellevue School District's Incoming Superintendent

ALAS member and SLA graduate Dr. Ivan Duran has been selected to lead the Bellevue School District in Washington state beginning this summer. The school board unanimously voted to select Dr. Duran. Read more.


Superintendents Leadership Academy application deadline extended to May 1. Learn 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.