Our high quality programs for elementary students promote academic achievement and social-emotional development, and help schools and communities address strategic priorities including: attendance, literacy, violence-prevention and safety, health and wellness, and more. Wraparound supports for young students and their families are layered based on need through our Navigation Approach.
Our academically-based afterschool programs (grades 1-6) use learning as a platform for social-emotional development and personal growth. STEM-based inquiry, hands-on learning, enrichment clubs, language and literacy support, and targeted tutoring combine in a holistic, safe, supportive setting.
Programs are staffed by certified teachers, occur 2-3 days per week, provide 84-175 additional learning hours, and target and measure academic and social-emotional skill development.
Our Summer Learning programs provide more than 450 students with holistic, full-day programming infused with inquiry, language and literacy support, and STEM. Programs create enriching experiences, community connections, and prevent achievement gaps caused by summer learning loss. Summer learners are engaged with exciting themes which provide channels and contexts for students to delve deep into learning.
Four or six-week programs for up to 120 students are staffed by certified teachers, include transportation and field trips, and target and measure academic and social-emotional skill development.
Academic Coaches, all certified teachers and reading specialists, partner with classroom teachers to provide small-group reading intervention services.
Family Navigation provides young students and their families with personalized resources and coordination of education, health and social services, based on need. Professional staff work with community partners to directly link students and their families with additional services which may include: case management, nutrition and food, housing, adult skill-building, and more. Family Navigation FAQ
We welcome opportunities to partner with schools and organizations meet their strategic priorities. To discuss partnership for academic or surround support services, please contact Cara Fitzgerald at 585-704-9081 or by email.