Extended Day Programs

Last Updated: 5/18/2021 5:22 PM

Extended Day / Year Programs

 

Afterschool


The purpose of the After School Program at New Heights Charter School is to provide a
program that is safe, educational, engaging and improves academic performance. The
program is open every day that school is in session and is available from the time school
ends until 6:30 p.m.  (1-2 days each year, the program may be closed for staff to engage in
planning.) There is no charge for participation and enrollment is open to all the students of
New Heights, subject to the limitations imposed by program capacity.
Snacks are an important component of the after school program.  Students are offered a
healthy snack each day.
The afterschool program includes both an academic component and an enrichment
component. Students may have time for homework and/or reading, computer time, and time
to explore the arts.
Different art programs are offered each year including such activities as:

  • Visual arts: painting, drawing, crafts
  • Dance: hip hop, Latin dance,
  • Cooking
  • Drama
  • STEM and Robotics
  • Sewing
  • Music

AFTER SCHOOL APPLICATION( ENGLISH) grades k - 4th grade

AFTER SCHOOL APPLICATION (SPANISH) grades k - 4th grade

Before School

The purpose of the Before School Program at New Heights Charter School is to provide a
safe place for students to come in the morning, have a healthy breakfast, and engage in
extra academic work on the computer (if needed). The program is open every day that
school is in session and is available from 7:00 am until school starts.  There is no charge for
participation and enrollment is open to all the students of New Heights. Academic groups
are created based on teacher recommendations and academic performance.

 

Summer School
New Heights offers a 5-week Summer School each year, starting late June through the
month of July. The Summer School is open to all current students, but preference is given
to students who need extra support in academics. Teachers will refer students to summer
school based on classroom performance.


Intersession
New Heights offers students instruction and enrichment during school breaks. Please look
for the sign-up sheet to enroll your child for these optional sessions.