The Dragons Lounge is located on the campus of San Pasqual Academy (SPA) and is a student-run coffee and juice bar that provides a unique on-the-job training classroom where the students get hands-on experience learning teamwork, customer service, leadership, problem-solving, decision making, adaptability, flexibility and business fundamentals.
Interested 14-18-year-old San Pasqual Academy students participate in this before and after-school paid internship experience. Since its inception in 2002, evaluations of the program have indicated that it has been instrumental in helping students transition successfully to employment and self-sufficiency when they leave Academy.
Through the financial and technical assistance and support of business leaders and mentors, the program has evolved over time. To learn more about how to become involved with Dragon’s Lounge, please fill out the short form below and we’ll contact you as soon as we can.