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Please join our community for a fun morning.  New to SFC next year…?  We’d love to meet you!!  Hope to see you there!  

Family Dance Party!

On Thursday 3/5/15 SFC had its first FAMILY DANCE PARTY of the year. It was super fun!! There were a lot of kids and their parents there ready to dance and move their feet thanks to the DJ’s (Teacher Eric and Parent Eric) playing some bumpin’ tunes. We had nachos and lemonade for snack and the kids had scarves to toss around which helped
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Cooking with City Scholars

  I stopped by the After School Program last week to find Ms. Jasmine teaching some of the city scholars to make Mexican food in the kitchen. It was awesome to see everyone cooperating to make a meal together, and the food smelled great!

The Hour of Code Comes to SFC

Above: Ezra gives a thumbs up to learning code! This week SFC participated in the Hour of Code. The Hour of Code is a program sponsored by Code.org as an effort to get more schoolchildren worldwide learning about computer science. From the Code.org website: “Kids are constantly using technology today, but how many are learning how to build it? Every 21st- century student should
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City Scholars Represent Your Culture Potluck

    On the last day of school before Thanksgiving Break, the students, families, and staff of the City Scholars After School Program turned out for a multicultural potluck. It was great to see all of the awesome food that families brought to share from their cultural backgrounds, and the dinner reminded everyone of how lively and fun the after school community has become this
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SFC had our first ever Kermes on Saturday! Here are some pictures from the event:

Kermes coming up next week!

The Kermes is almost here! Just 9 days until SFC’s community fair! We are excited to launch our first SFC “Kermes,” a family Carnival fundraiser! All are welcome. This is a great chance for prospective families to check out our dynamic community in action. Date:Saturday, October 18th Time:11am-3pm It will be a blast! There will be a bouncy house (with slide), a dunk tank,
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City Scholars Fall Events

        SFC’s City Scholars After School Program is having a great start to the semester. I stopped by last week and snapped these pictures of first graders having a blast running soccer drills:   In the cafeteria, kids were reading (and singing!) their way through scenes from The Wiz as they auditioned for the upcoming production.   At Back to School Night,
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City Scholars Spring Showcase!

      The City Scholars After School Program hosted the first annual Spring Showcase, giving the boys and girls a chance to show off all the skills they’ve been working on this year. It was especially awesome to see how many kids were willing to get up and sing or rap all by themselves — well-earned confidence was on display! Check out some
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City Scholars Parents Night next week!

On Tuesday, Ms. Jasmine is hosting Parents Night In from 5-6. She’ll answer questions about summer programs and next year’s after school program, and there will be childcare and refreshments. This is a great opportunity to have input about the future of City Scholars! I stopped by the after school program yesterday to take some pictures. In the cafeteria, kids were taking turns acting
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