Additional Enrichment Activities
There are many ways outside of school sponsored activities that can contribute to a well rounded child.
While these activities typically take place on school grounds, these are not sponsored by Portland Public Schools and often have fees.
Before and After Care
Camp Fire Columbia is a non-profit organization contracted with Portland Public Schools to provide flexible before and after care for all grades. Before care begins as early as 6:30 am, while after-care is available until 6 pm. Click here for more information and to register online
SUN Community Schools offer opportunities that support healthy child and youth development and family stability. At SUN Community Schools, the collective efforts of youth, parents, businesses, faith communities, libraries, and community organizations create a network of supports that ensure youth academic success and that communities thrive.
SUN programs are open to all ages, with a focus on students in the immediate school community.
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School administrators send information about after school activities through the Remind platform. You can log in at https://www.remind.com/sign_in to access this information online and to sign up for mobile notifications.
If you are in the 4th and 5th grades and want to join the band please visit www.museband.com. You can register and rent an instrument directly from the website. We will accept new students until the end of September. No experience is necessary. If you would like to speak to Mr. Johnston directly, you can reach him at email@example.com
We are working with the Chess for Success organization to bring their program to our school. The program includes a chess curriculum, paid coach, entrance to the Chess for Success tournaments, and a t-shirt and chess set for every child. Tournament season is January to March.
Register here: link to the google doc
This is being organized by an RCP parent. Please contact Karin at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions or would like to help organize.
In these fun and engaging classes, kids will stretch and energize their bodies and minds through individual and group poses, mindfulness games and creative relaxation techniques. Packed with playfulness, positivity and fun, these classes give kids the tools they need to manage their behaviors to lead happier, healthier and more peaceful lives.
Registration and more information: http://www.yogaplaygrounds.com/registration/