Taking a Moment

Kayleigh had been struggling for several days: not doing her homework, refusing to listen, and just seemed off from her normal, cheerful attitude. Miss Sierra, her Site Directors, took the opportunity to simply ask her, “What is going on?”   With tears in her eyes, she said,...

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Seeing it another way

  Kids learn in different ways, and sometimes “out-of-the-box” thinking helps motivate them in a way they can grasp. David, a fourth grader, was reading the same book over and over every day. He admitted to being embarrassed…that other books, including chapter books, were too...

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Summer 2017 OPEN ENROLLMENT

 Saturday April 29th, 2017 8am-7pm 2423 Susannah Street Johnson City, TN 37601 $15 Registration Fee per family Call the Assistant Directors of Programming for more information. 423-434-20131 (ext 811 Asia Fleming) (ext 819 Jordan Spain)   Please bring the following information with you when you...

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Our Field Trip to Food City

Field trips are ALWAYS fun!!   A few weeks ago, our C4K kids from South Side Elementary went on a field trip to Food City.  The students treated to  a tour of the store, the stockroom, and even got to watch some food being prepared. They were even able to see some of the behind the scenes stuff...

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Teamwork

The kids have many activities to help them work together as a team to accomplish their goals. Teamwork is something that we want our children to be aware of; we don’t live on islands by ourselves, and we must be able to interact and work together. If the kids can grasp this at a young age it will...

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Inspiring Through Art

While art doesn’t get as much attention as math, literature, and science, there are certainly many benefits of incorporating the arts into a child’s education and life. Offering a positive alternative for kids to focus on reduces their chances of getting involved with violence, drugs,...

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