CORE PROGRAM COMPONENTS:
STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math)
Provided after school five days per week during the school year
Summer Jumpstart and Enrichment
Four-week program sessions to provide academic interventions, enrichment and social recreation
Mentoring (Individual and Group-based)
Sports (Flag Football, Soccer, Basketball, and Baseball)
Family Engagement (parent education and empowerment, support groups, and social engagement)
Boys in kindergarten through 6th grades are eligible to participate in one or more of these components throughout the year. Social emotional learning is embedded in all five components.
to increase kindergarten success through a four-week Summer Jumpstart Program to intervene and raise boys' literacy and math skills.
to increase reading comprehension and numeracy skills of boys in 1st - 5th grades through out-of-school time learning and interactive activities
SOCIAL EMOTIONAL FOCUS:
to develop and strengthen the Six Essential Life Skills:
Problem Solving and Conflict Resolution