Ohlone for Kids and Teens offers academic and special interest enrichment classes for students in grades 3-11. Students can engage in hands-on learning activities including Arts/Performing Arts, Language Arts, English, Math, Reading, LEGO Robotics, Electronics, Science, Social Studies, and SAT/College Preparation.
Visit https://www.ohlone.edu/ohloneforkids for more information and to register.
There are also scholarship opportunities available for Newark families. More information about that is available here.
League of Volunteers is offering FREE summer recreation for Newark residents ages 5-12.
The program runs June 17-27 and July 8 – August 1, 2019 (closed the week of the July 4), on Monday through Thursday from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Registration is available at www.lov.org starting May 1, 2019 on a first come, first served basis. Processing fees are $10/child.
Visit www.lov.org or call 510-793 -5683 for more information.
KINDERGARTEN INFORMATION NIGHT
Wednesday, April 17, 2019
Attend the Newark Unified School District Kindergarten PARENTS ONLY Information Night to learn about kindergarten curriculum, kindergarten readiness and how to prepare for the first day and everyday!
Newark Unified School District presents:
2019 College and Career Night
March 13, 6:00-8:00pm
This event is for K-8 students and parents/guardians to attend college and career workshops from various career fields, including education, technology, engineering, and emergency service workers. Counselors from Newark Memorial High School and Newark Junior High will be present.
NUSD Presents a Parent Education Evening and Film Screening of
ANGST: RAISING AWARENESS AROUND ANXIETY
Thursday, March 14, 6:30-8:30pm
Newark Junior High School
Newark Unified School District is hosting a special free screening of the documentary Angst: Raising Awareness Around Anxiety to open up a dialogue between local families, community leaders and experts. The event will feature a viewing of the 55-minute film, followed by a question and answer discussion, led by Newark Unified staff. The documentary is recommended for children 10 and up with a parent or guardian.
El jueves, 14 de marzo, de 6:30-8:30 pm, el Distrito Escolar Unificado de Newark tendrá una proyección especial gratis del documental ““Angst: Raising Awareness Around Anxiety (Angustia: despertar conciencia sobre la ansiedad) en Newark Junior High para iniciar un diálogo entre familias de Newark, líderes de la comunidad y expertos. El evento contará con la proyección de la película de 55 minutos seguida por una sesión de preguntas dirigida por el personal de Newark. Se recomienda el documental para niños de 10 años o más acompañados de un padre o tutor.
Visit register.newarkunified.org for more information.
Newark Unified is participating in the California Healthy Kids Survey (CHKS) this school year.
CHKS is an anonymous, confidential survey of school climate and safety, student wellness, and youth resiliency. It is administered to students at grades five, seven, nine, and eleven. It enables schools and communities to collect and analyze data regarding local youth health risks and behaviors, school connectedness, school climate, protective factors, and school violence.
Please contact your student’s school office directly to obtain access to the parent/guardian survey; follow this link to learn more about CHKS: https://www.cde.ca.gov/ls/he/at/chks.asp.