School activities

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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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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GLCAP considering ODE funds for after-school programs

The GLCAP Board of Directors will meet on Tuesday FREMONT — The Great Lakes Community Action Partnership Board of Directors will meet Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. for its monthly meeting at 127 S. Front St. For more information, call 1-800-775-9767 or visit glcap.org. On the agenda is an Ohio Department of Education grant of up […]

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GLCAP can apply for grants for after-school programs

Briefs of June 27, 2019. The GLCAP Board of Directors will meet on Tuesday FREMONT — The Great Lakes Community Action Partnership Board of Directors will meet Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. for its monthly meeting at 127 S. Front St. For more information, call 1-800-775-9767 or visit glcap.org. On the agenda is an Ohio Department […]

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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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ACE clubs offer unique extracurricular activities, tutoring | News

Anderson Middle School fifth-grader Kallen Idlewine released her book, “Rubix,” through the school district’s Becoming an Author club. The Authors’ Storytelling Club is part of ACE Clubs, an organization that runs various after-school clubs for students at Anderson Community School to explore interests that are not typically offered at school. “We’re always looking to provide […]

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Consolidated Communications awards $ 42,000 in grants to support technology-driven school programs

MATTOON, Illinois – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Consolidated Communications, (NASDAQ: CNSL), today announced $ 42,000 in grant funding for K-12 schools to support innovative, technology-driven learning programs in as part of the Consolidated Connects education grant program. Consolidated Connects grants support school and district initiatives within the company’s service area that advance students’ creative learning, develop […]

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Newport County Youth Chorus providing free after-school programs for elementary and middle school students

The Newport County Youth Choir invites singers to join us for in-person programs this winter/spring. Participation is free and no previous audition or experience is necessary – just the love of singing! NCYC celebrates everyone’s unique voice and how it contributes to and strengthens our community of voices. Participants learn music in a variety of […]

School management

Tamil Nadu School Management Committees on the Road to Renaissance – The New Indian Express

Express news service COIMBATORE: While the majority of public schools still operate without basic facilities across the state, the school education department has decided to strengthen school management committees (SMCs). As part of it, 200 coordinators across the state were selected to carry out SMC activities. One of the Coimbatore coordinators, T Arulanandham, who recently […]

School management

School management committees on the road to renewal – the New Indian Express

Express news service COIMBATORE: While the majority of public schools still operate without basic facilities across the state, the school education department has decided to strengthen school management committees (SMCs). As part of it, 200 coordinators across the state were selected to carry out SMC activities. One of the Coimbatore coordinators, T Arulanandham, who recently […]

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Superintendent’s Corner: After-School Programs Supported by 21st Century Grants | News

Tahlequah public school students continue to benefit from the partnership with the Oklahoma Department of Education’s 21st Century Grants program and the Boys & Girls Club of Tahlequah. Partnering with these two agencies has allowed us to serve hundreds of students every day and expand the program to enrich the lives of our students. Tahlequah […]

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Auckland School Board of Management slammed by Auditor General after paying $ 450,000 in public money

Probe launched after the discovery of the Combined Establishment Board of South Auckland Middle School (pictured) and Middle School West Auckland paid management fees to Villa Education Trust in 2018. Photo / Doug Sherring This story was updated on December 2 to include a statement from the Villa Education Trust. The Auditor General criticized school […]

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Learning Center Expands Greenbrier After School Programs | West Virginia News

By BOBBY BORDELON, West Virginia Daily News LEWISBURG, Va. (AP) – After-school programs, including 21st Century Community Learning Center Grants, have grown in Greenbrier County in recent years. At the Greenbrier County School Board meeting on Tuesday, November 9, Vicky Cline, Director of Technology, Assessment and Accountability of the School System, explained what grant programs […]

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NCLUSD Seeks to Revamp Before and After School Programs | Community

The Newman Crows Landing Unified School District hosted a team conference on Saturday to discuss how to most effectively run the before and after school programs at Yolo Middle School. It was an opportunity for all the staff of five schools representing several out-of-school time programs to be together and build a community, to acquire […]

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Late Richard Siegel’s investment pays off for school programs

By KEITH RYAN CARTWRIGHTRutherford County Schools By all accounts, the late Richard Siegel was a simple man. Those who knew him say the Rutherford County farmer, who died on January 2, 1998, never imagined the Richard Siegel Foundation would become what it is today. The foundation recently approved scholarships totaling $75,000 for Rutherford County graduates […]

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Marty Pollio Answers Your Questions About JCPS Magnetic School Programs

In the wake of the Courier Journal’s special feature, “Magnetic Pull: a survey of magnet schools”, Jefferson County Public Schools Superintendent Marty Pollio will meet with The Courier Journal to answer your questions. The Q&A with Pollio will take place at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, November 4 and will be streamed live on www.courier-journal.com. It […]

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Kids Can expands elementary and middle school after-school programs

This semester, Kids Can is excited to partner with NMSU STEM Outreach Center, Las Cruces Public Schools, Gadsden Independent School District, and Hatch Valley Schools. We share our newly created program with certified teachers and educational assistants throughout Doña Ana County and ask them to facilitate our after-school programs with the support of our amazing […]

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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 […]

School subjects

Cudahy MS FLEX courses allow students to immerse themselves in the passions of school subjects

CUDAHY – Every day, students at Cudahy Middle School have the chance to be ninjas or cross a bridge over a raging river. Thanks to the newly created flexible classes, students can immerse themselves in their areas of interest or spend more time learning a certain subject during the school day, such as working on […]