After-school program signups get underway
The Jefferson County Community Learning Center is now registering students to participate in the free 21st Century after-school academic enrichment program.
The program begins Sept. 16, and is open to School District 509-J students from kindergarten through eighth grade.
Following school, elementary students will be bused to Jefferson County Middle School, where the program takes place. All students receive a meal, math and literacy support, opportunities to participate in physical activity and are able to choose from a variety of electives and clubs in which to participate.
Early registration is important, as there are only 25 spots per grade available and the program is first-come, first-served. It runs Monday through Thursday each week from 3-6 p.m. and boasts new electives every 10 weeks. The program is closed on all non-school days.
For more information, call 541-475-0388.
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