Building Bridges To Student Success! The San Juan Unified School District's Bridges After-School/ASSETs Programs provide homework support, enrichment and pro-social recreation in a safe and positive environment. The Bridges After-School/ASSETs Programs currently serve over 3,000 students, grades K-12, at 30 sites. Student success is supported through the implementation of each of the four components of the program: Homework support, enrichment/disguised learning, pro-social skills/recreation, and parent support and empowerment. Strong relationships between program staff, school staff, parents and students are key!Here is the direct link to Bridges info. and to download applications to enroll for our program.HERE IS WHAT WE OFFER AT OUR CARMICHAEL BRIDGES AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM.
We provide homework assistance in a group setting for 1 hour a day. A weekly incentive is given for completed homework.
We provide disguised learning through learning centers that touch on all areas of the curriculum.
During nutrition students review nutritional values, measuring and create their own snacks.
Students are involved in a variety of games to enhance teamwork, leadership skills and the overall importance of being active.
Students participate in a variety of activities using our ChromeBooks amnd Ipads. We also provide Virtual Fields Trips, and much more.
We have events where we invite parents to participate in games, crafts, student involved activities and student presentations.
Students earn bridges bucks to buy spins for the bridges prize wheel. They can win passes for Nutrition Helper, Ultimate Game Pass, Character Trait Instant Ticket, Stinky Feet or an Instant Prize. They can earn bridges bucks by having good behavior, participation and great character traits. We have Character Traits drawings at the end of every month and homework completion weekly prizes.
Students are able to make many new friends.