The School Age program provides additional support to address at-risk elementary students’ needs. After school and over summer and winter break, students receive individualized academic and social-emotional support and are exposed to new experiences through activities and field trips. They are also able to build strong bonds with their peers.
“We are a Venezuelan family that like many families in my country we had to emigrate, leave everything and start from scratch. Onward Neighborhood House has been an organization that has greatly supported both my family and me personally.
“I like how our teacher gives us a push and enthusiasm to get us back in school. She is always giving us a boost. She says it’s okay if we fail, we can do it, and we’re almost there.” When Daniela saw Onward’s poster for GED classes, she knew it was time to take a … Continue reading Daniela Works Towards Her Diploma
Our Accomplishments Last Fiscal Year: 1. Refreshed our Mission & Vision to Celebrate 125 years of Service.
“Before my daughter started attending Onward House School Age Program she used to get D’s & F’s”. “Now she’s getting A’s, B’s, & C’s”. – Keyshla, parent When Kaylee started in the School Age program at Onward Neighborhood House, she was having trouble in her 4th grade classes. She was evaluated for an IEP (Individualized … Continue reading Kaylee Gains Confidence & Improves Her Grades