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Blackstone Community Center


After School Programs

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Hours: Monday - Friday, 3:00 - 6:00pm
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updated: 9 years ago

Tutorial Connection [>]

The Tutorial Connection program provides after school tutorial support for 60 students ages 5 to 12, grades K2 to 5. The program operates Monday - Thursday, from 2:30pm - 6:00pm. Structured tutorial activities are implemented to complement and support the student’s school homework, and areas of difficulty.

Program content focuses on reading and math. Other activities include but not limited to, swimming, gym, karate, field trips and more.

The program is open during December, February and April vacations weeks from 10:00am to 4:00pm. Students have access to our computers to help with skills as well. Parents are encouraged to participate in activities.

An annual Community Center membership is required. This is a free fee-based program.

For more information contact:
Iotha Gerald, Tutorial Connection Program Coordinator, (617) 635-5162

updated: 9 years ago

Blackstone Academy After-School Enrichment Program [>]

The Blackstone Community Center (BCC) offers an after-school enrichment program Monday - Friday, from 2:00pm to 6:00pm. We are also open during the three school vacation weeks, Winter, February, and April. Our school vacation weeks hours are from 8am - 6pm. We provide free afternoon snack during the after-school time.

Our after-school program offers homework assistance, arts & crafts, science, social studies, reading & math tutorial, gym, swimming and after school theater. Field trips are taken during school vacation weeks. We have volunteers who help with special projects and we strongly encourage our parents to participate in any and all activities. We accept private payments and third party payments, but no longer accept vouchers.

Ages: 4–12
Times: September–June, Monday–Friday, 2pm–6pm
Weekly Fee per child: $50
(Fees also include an annual membership to the Community Center)

For more information contact:
Awilda Torres, Blackstone Academy Lead Educator, awilda.torres@yourblackstone.org

updated: 9 years ago