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Description of Service
Whiz Kids is offered daily for elementary school children between the ages of 5 and 13 after school throughout the school year and all day during the summer. The program recruits from neighboring schools, Child Care Information Services (CCIS) and within the community. The program seeks out students who can benefit from the knowledge, skills, experience and extra attention offered to them. The teaching staff consists of one licensed teacher and assistants for each group. Whiz Kids follows the Philadelphia School District's Core Curriculum standards.
Students generally arrive to the program at 3:15 p.m. They are served snacks and participate educational programs. The recreational and daily enrichment activities are carried out in the gym, courtyard and auditorium areas. Skilled professionals in theatre arts, dance, literacy, storytelling, computers, sports and technology, instruct students in these areas.
Homework is a mandated component for the Whiz Kids and all students are required to participate in completing homework assignments.
Counties: Philadelphia; States: PA; Countries: USA
For more information on this program, please contact us at 215-236-6773 or firstname.lastname@example.org.