LEXINGTON, Mass., Dec. 8, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Carlsbad Municipal School District has partnered with Springboard Education in America to provide after school care in Ocotillo Elementary, Sunset Elementary, Monterrey Elementary, Craft Elementary, Desert Willow Elementary, Joe Stanley Smith Elementary, and Carlsbad 6th Grade Academy at Alta Vista.
Springboard is a leading provider of extended day learning programs for children at elementary and middle schools across the country. With a focus on experiential learning of academic skills, Springboard utilizes research-based programming to reinforce classroom learning with compelling activities that also target social and emotional development, physical well-being, and foster teamwork.
Joseph Olchefske, CEO Springboard Education, states that, "Families all over the country are in need of supervised after school care for their children. Springboard partners with schools to provide a safe and fun environment where academic learning is the center of our model. It's because of our close ties to the school and the community that we are able to provide care that meets and exceeds the needs of both the school administration and the families we service. I'm very proud to say that we often hear feedback from parents regarding their child's improved academic and social skills after attending our programs."
The Springboard after school care in the Carlsbad School District will be managed by Area Director, Kelly Kinnibrugh-Chandler. Kelly holds a Bachelor of Science degree in education, and a Master of Education degree in Instructional Leadership. She has extensive experience as an educator, including a decade-long career as a secondary English teacher in New Mexico where she is certified.
Springboard accepts state funded child care vouchers for families who qualify under the New Mexico program.
To learn more about Springboard Education in America visit, www.springboardkids.com or call customer care at 800.341.3177.
More about Springboard: Headquartered in Lexington, MA, Springboard's before-school, after-school and summer programs are led by experienced educators at over 80 schools in 11 states. Springboard continuously strives to deliver exciting, motivating and fun activities for children that extend their learning into the out-of-school environment.
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SOURCE Springboard Education in America