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School's Out! After School Program

 

School’s Out registration is now open for the 2021-2022 school year!

 

We will update our offerings for spring 2021 as the school district updates their schedule for hybrid and in-person learning.

 

There’s plenty for kids and parents to love about School’s Out at the Y! Kid’s get to experiment with their new knowledge, move their bodies, and be surrounded by positive adult role models. Kids who attend School’s Out have the opportunity to explore nature, try new activities, gain independence, and make lasting friendships and memories. And, of course, it’s fun too!

 

Who: Children in grades K-5 who attend Warren and Mindess Elementary Schools

 

Where: Ashland Middle School, 87 West Union Street, Ashland, MA 01721. Transportation provided by Ashland
Public Schools.

 

When: After school starting at school release – 6:00 p.m.

2, 3, 4, & 5 day options, early release days included, vacation & snow day programming available.

 

Activities include:

• Homework support 

• Healthy snacks & wellness component 

• Physical fitness 

• STEM and ELA

• Wellness/nutrition 

• Arts education

• 21st Century Skills and leadership development 

• College & career exploration 

• Global & service learning 

 

Why the Y?

• Nurturing and safe environment in a convenient location

• Experiencing new opportunities & making new friends

• Improving academic success and social skills

• Building confidence and self-efficacy

• Activities linked to school curriculum

• Trained and experienced Y educators

 

The Benefits of School’s Out

Experiencing new opportunities

Building confidence and self-efficacy

Developing an understanding of conservancy and appreciation for the great outdoors

Instilling a sense of community through service

Improving academic success and social skills Peace of mind  - your child is safe, having fun, and growing

Early release, vacation, & snow day programs           

 

Interested in learning more about School’s Out?
Contact:  schoolsout@metrowestymca.org 
508-435-9345 x115