Photos Mentor Orientation Night at the Sierra Center. English Writing is taught with a Mexican-American/Chicano emphasis. Students form “Familias” in class and work together. Puente students and their Familias. Transfer Motivational Conference at Sonoma State University (SSU). Students touring the University of Southern California (USC). Pancake Breakfast at Woodbine Elementary school. Puente students serving free breakfast at Woodbine Elementary School.