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Johnstown Safe Haven Project receives $230,000 for extracurricular activities

CAMBRIA COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) — The 1889 Foundation announced that a $230,000 grant has been awarded to the Johnstown Safe Haven Project so they can create safe after-school and weekend activities. It is reported that the Johnstown Safe Haven Project will consist of overlapping, age-focused programs for youth presented by several non-profit organizations in the […]

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School buildings should be open for after-school activities, Ann Arbor parents say

ANN ARBOR, MI – Some parents in Ann Arbor want to know when they can return to school to see their children in an educational setting for the first time since the COVID-19 pandemic, while others want activities extracurriculars return to the buildings. AAPS buildings have been largely closed to the public during the pandemic […]

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Participation of Assynt pupils in extra-curricular activities is hampered by the loss of the key bus service from Ullapool to Lochinver

The withdrawal of a school bus service in the North West has resulted in the loss of extra-curricular activities and inconvenience for travellers, it is claimed. Assynt Community Council is currently working to restore the 5.20pm bus from Ullapool to Lochinver. It was agreed at the group’s meeting last week that Chairman Liam Taylor should […]

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Pamplin Media Group – Poster Contest Promoting Washington County Afterschool Programs

Washington County Kids’ first-ever contest will feature child labor on TriMet buses and at bus stops. TriMet buses and bus stop benches will receive new decoration next month, thanks to local school children who entered the Washington County Children’s Poster Contest. This is the first time this event has taken place and is intended to […]

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UNRWA after-school activities help children in Gaza cope with stress – Occupied Palestinian Territory

“I discovered I could draw when I stayed home during the COVID-19 lockdown! There was free time that I wanted to fill with purpose. I found myself drawing. But I couldn’t tell anyone or show my drawings to anyone, not even my familysays Afaf Sabah, a 13-year-old Palestinian refugee at UNRWA Jabalia’s ‘A’ preparatory school […]

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Bad weather postpones district basketball and cancels after-school activities | Advertisement

With the threat of extreme weather threatening much of Central State, Tullahoma athletics officials have announced that all extracurricular activities, including basketball games scheduled for tonight, will be postponed. Sporting director John Olive has said the two games scheduled for tonight will be rescheduled for tomorrow night. Tullahoma was scheduled to host the Page Lady […]

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Alabama school districts fire early, cancel extracurricular activities, move to remote learning Thursday

BESSEMER, Ala. (WIAT) – School districts across our region have important decisions to make Thursday to keep your children safe as the inclement weather heads this way. Many are calling for early layoffs, no extracurricular activities and distance learning. Local organization seeks to reform police training At this time, schools in the town of Bessemer […]

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When after-school activities become too much for kids

Parents want the best for their children, and that can mean different things to different people. For some it means doing well academically in school, for others it means always being kind and generous. For some, that means their child is still successful and has a long resume full of things they’ve done. Some mothers […]

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Elective surgeries and after-school school activities will resume in Ontario

In a punchline, Ontario is welcoming after-school activities back to schools and embarking on a “cautious” return for non-emergency surgeries. Bring back surgeries Noting a drop in hospitalizations and intensive care admissions, officials say elective and non-emergency surgeries will be able to resume in a “gradual and careful” manner, with phases. Surgeries were restricted under […]

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Houston-area school districts cancel after-school activities ahead of winter storm

February 3, 2022Updated: February 3, 2022 11:02 p.m. School buses are seen in another district’s bus barn in 2020. Jason Fochtman, Houston Chronicle/Team Photographer Several Houston-area school districts announced plans to close campuses on Friday due to winter weather in the area. Houston will experience wet conditions and freezing temperatures throughout the day Thursday. LIVE […]

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Calling all parents! Here’s a list of (almost free) after-school activities for kids in Bushwick: Bushwick Daily

For children and youth, face-to-face interactions, athletics, and extracurricular activities are essential to achieving a balanced education. This is why after-school programs are so crucial to child development. Particularly in the times we live in, with Covid-induced school closures still possible, after-school activities are more important than ever. While there is little that can be […]

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Extracurricular activities continue despite remote learning

MORGANFIELD, Ky. (WFIE) – Schools in Webster County held Non-Traditional Education (NTI) classes on Thursday and Friday. Union County schools have had their students online all week. Despite this, the rivalry basketball game between the two high schools is proceeding as scheduled on Friday night. Officials at both schools say that whenever they cancel in-person […]

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Canceled: January 19 extracurricular activities, athletics; late bus

January 19, 2022 Dear PSD Community, All extracurricular extracurricular activities, programs, events and sports are canceled today, January 19, 2022, due to poor road conditions. Schools will be released at normal bell times. Afternoon bus routes will operate as usual, but may be delayed as drivers navigate icy roads. The Here Comes the Bus app […]

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CDC calls for halt to some school sports and activities to preserve in-person learning

According to the Louisiana Department of Health, 15,620 children ages 5 to 17 tested positive for the coronavirus from Jan. 6 to Jan. 12, not including home testing. This is a significant increase in the number of cases from the previous month, when the department reported 743 new infections in the same age group. The […]

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CDC faces rejection of recommendations for extracurricular activities

JACKSONVILLE, Florida. – Amid rising omicron cases, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is suggesting schools across the country “cancel or suspend” extracurricular activities like sports and marching band — whatever they consider it a “high-risk activity”. For the CDC, “high-risk activity” is anything that raises your heart rate — from singing, exercising and […]

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New York State DOH issues recall requirement for extracurricular activities

New guidelines from the New York State Department of Health will prevent certain students, teachers and school personnel from participating in sports, extracurricular and extracurricular activities, based on their recall status. The guidelines — issued to school districts and local health departments last Monday — state that anyone age 12 and older who is eligible […]

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Grade 8 student maintained school activities through virtual COVID-19 setting

School life has been very different for children during the COVID-19 pandemic. At school levels, when it is difficult to keep children engaged in school and even participate in extracurricular activities, a virtual environment has pushed the limits of this even further. Hanna Macias was facing an all-virtual eighth grade year. With everything the school […]

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Call for extracurricular activity provider at Yester

A CALL has been launched to find a new provider of extracurricular activities at Yester Primary School. Gifford School’s breakfast and after-school clubs closed in March 2020 when a reduction in the number of children attending led the former provider, Edinburgh and the Lothians Out of School Care Network (ELOSCN ), to withdraw its provision. […]

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Tucker Carlson blames the head of the Satanic Temple for organizing extracurricular activities.

Tucker Carlson blames the head of the Satanic Temple for organizing extracurricular activities. Tucker Carlson has slammed the head of a Satanic Temple for hosting an ‘After School Satan Club’ meeting that has enraged some parents after flyers advertising the event were found at an Illinois elementary school . The Fox News host interviewed Lucien […]

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Schools are back to school but are there extracurricular activities? Let us know.

Tell us The children are back at school but we want to know if they have resumed all their usual activities. Players take part in basketball drills during a new youth sports program at Lena Park Community Center in Dorchester. Barry Chin/Globe Staff As the ramp-up of omicron continues in Massachusetts, much attention has been […]

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New reminder requirement for extracurricular activities, according to state guidelines

Job : January 13, 2022 / 11:48 a.m. EST / Update: January 13, 2022 / 11:49 a.m. EST ALBANY, NY (WROC) – New guidelines from the New York State Department of Health will prevent certain students, teachers and school personnel from participating in sports, extracurricular and extracurricular activities, depending on their recall status . How […]

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SCUSD suspends some school activities as county cases continue to climb

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KTXL) – The City of Sacramento Unified School District is suspending extracurricular activities as cases of COVID-19 continue to rise and its schools attempt to cope with severe staff shortages. In an update released on Monday, SCUSD’s health services team announced that activities such as non-essential field trips, dances, rallies, food fairs and […]

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Oregon officials warn of ‘rapid’ transmission of COVID-19 in school activities

Oregon education and health officials say if schools continue to organize extracurricular activities, “they should expect rapid transmission of COVID-19” which could prevent students from being able to attend in-person classes due to isolation and quarantine periods. Oregon education and health officials issued the warning Monday in an advisory. Agencies say schools and organizations must […]

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NJ health officials call for vaccine rule for school activities

While schools in the southern half of New Jersey announced their closures Monday due to the first winter storm of the season, others have chosen not to reopen after the holidays citing the skyrocketing omicron variant of COVID-19. Red Bank District Public Schools said in a message posted on the district website that “the high […]

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BCPS suspends all non-sporting extracurricular activities

TV 11 NEWS. ANDRE: COMING, IN LIGHT OF THE NEWS YOU ARE ORDER, THE PUBLIC SCHOOLS OF BALTIMORE COUNTY SUSPEND ALL NON-ATHLETIC ACTIVITIES AFTER SCHOOL. ANDRE: THE CLUB AND IN-PERSON TURITONG PROGRAMS WILL STOP ON WEDNESDAY. FOR THE NOW, THIS SUSPENSION LASTS UNTIL JANUARY 7TH. ATHLETE PRACTICES AND GAMES MAY CONTINUE WHILE STUDENTS SHOW PROOF […]

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COVID-19 Cancels In-Person School Activities in Howard County

Howard County Public Schools on Wednesday announced the cancellation of all in-person activities until January 7 amid an increase in COVID-19 cases. || COVID-19 Updates | the latest issues of Maryland | Get tested | Information on vaccines || The cancellation includes sports practices and competitions, rehearsals and theatrical performances, concerts and school performances, extracurricular […]

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Edinburgh extracurricular activities hit by lack of funding, parents warn

Parents in Edinburgh have warned that cutting funding for extracurricular activities in schools is having a “detrimental” impact on the health of students in the city. More than half of the after-school clubs in Edinburgh schools have yet to resume since their suspension last March to help curb the spread of Covid-19, a report presented […]

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New online platform aims to connect children to local extracurricular activities | Local

CLEAR WATER (WQOW) – A new online platform aims to connect children to local extracurricular activities in the Eau Claire region. TOWN is a hybrid business made up of a for-profit and not-for-profit partnership. Tuesday was the pilot launch of part of the three-sided system. One side is about families: giving them a central place […]

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Primary unvaxed children can still participate in school activities

Content of the article Children between the ages of five and 11 who do not receive the COVID-19 vaccine will not be barred from participating in school activities, the Middlesex-London acting medical officer of health has said. Content of the article Because the province has not added the COVID-19 vaccine to the Student Immunization Act, […]

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Kenosha Unified Cautions All Friday After School Activities In City With Rittenhouse Trial Verdict | Local news

The Kenosha Unified School District has very cautiously canceled tonight’s after-school activities in the city following the verdict in Kyle Rittenhouse’s trial. Outside of town, after-school events will go as planned. “As you may know, the verdict of the Rittenhouse trial has been announced. We don’t know what this will do for our community, but […]

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Participation in SCSD2 after-school programs remains high | Local News

SHERIDAN — More than 70 percent of middle school and high school students currently participate in some form of afterschool group, according to a report from Sheridan County School District 2 officials. The report was presented to members of the SCSD2 board of directors during a working session on Monday. “There’s a lot going on […]