Fontana Expanded Learning Program (FELP) Welcomes Participants to the 2020/2021 School Year

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Fontana California

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

August 27, 2020

Fontana Expanded Learning Program (FELP) Welcomes Participants to the 2020/2021 School Year

FELP

Fontana, Calif.- The City of Fontana, in partnership with the Fontana Unified School District (FUSD), is excited to continue to provide a California Department of Education (CDE) After School Education and Safety (ASES) Grant Program free to students in kindergarten and grades one through eighth promoting social, physical, intellectual, and emotional development.

This year’s program has started remotely to support FUSD Distance Learning due to the current State of California order. The City’s after-school program offers students the opportunity to participate in a variety of enrichment and academic activities. The remote program includes the following:

  • Homework Support
  • Health and Wellness Education
  • STEAM Activities (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math)
  • Leading Education Art Program (LEAP) Lessons 
  • Physical Activities

In addition to the above program components, during this unique time, FELP will also provide the following support:

  • School/Principal/Teacher support services
  • Participant/Family one-on-one support services
  • English Learner support
  • Foster Youth and McKinney Vento support
  • FUSD Grab & Go Meal distribution support

The goal of the program is to create an after-school program that highlights literacy, physical fitness, cultural & educational enrichment and healthy living. Staff is looking forward to working with students and families in a fun and supervised virtual environment to support academic success.

For registration or additional information, please call the FELP Hotline at (909) 350-6585.


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