Enroll in Girls Inc. of the Island City's After School Program (GRADES 1-5) for Girls.
Our After School Program is offered in three sessions: fall, winter and spring.
*New this year, programming for each quarter will be based on a theme, inspiring all girls to be Strong, Smart, and Bold.
The theme for Fall will be BOLD and will focus on self-reliance and life skills, a core area identified as critical to addressing the challenges faced by all girls. (Winter will focus on being Smart and spring will focus on being Strong. To read more, go to www.girlsincislandcity.org.)
Programming curricula is segmented by developmental age groups, is hands-on, interesting, educational and fun!
During the fall quarter (Aug. 27-Dec. 21), all girls will particpate in Girls Inc. National Identity Programs: Project Bold and Media Literacy*, in addition to our local programs designed to provide girls the tools to lead independent lives.
All registrations are done in person at Girls Inc. of the Island City. To enroll your girl, attend this session or call Natalie Duarte at 510-521-1743 ext. 206 for more information.
Girls Inc. National Identity Programs offered this Fall:
Project BoldSM Girls build skills and personal power for avoiding or dealing with hurtful or dangerous situations. Caring staff assist them in identifying and acknowledging people and resources that contribute to their safety. Parents have a key role in supporting girls throughout the program.
Girls Inc. Media Literacy® Girls increase their awareness of the scope and power of the media and the effects of media messages on girls and women. They learn to analyze critically what they see and hear in the media, advocate for change in entertainment, news, and advertising media, and create images that are more realistic and reflective of their lives.