SPARC

SPARC

SPARC KATELYN SCHANY Grant Elementary Site Manager If you walk among the halls of Grant Elementary on a Friday, you may hear a buzz about something called SPARC. To an outsider, you may find yourself wondering, “What exactly is SPARC?” Well, SPARC is a program Grant...
Learning Lab Family Night

Learning Lab Family Night

Kids on Course hosted a Family Night for families with students in Learning Lab. Family Nights were hosted at Van Buren, Grant and Harrison Elementary Schools and around 500 people attended for an evening of pizza and interactive activities. Families participated in...
2016 Reflection

2016 Reflection

  Highlights from 2016: In March 2016, Kids on Course teamed up with Coe College to provide then 6th graders with a “day-in-the-life” of a college student. Sixth graders went to Coe for the day: taking classes, eating in the cafeteria, playing games on the lawn, doing...

Our First Year in Middle School

I changed my clothes several times, rechecked my hair, and made sure my lunch was packed. I drove to school with anxious jitters and sweaty palms, wondering who I would eat with and whether I could navigate four floors and 600 kids. My first day of middle school as a...

Brain Food

Upon returning from my latest epic holiday adventure, I found myself looking down at the ‘Tofu-rkey roast sandwich’ that greeted me as I attempted to get back into the swing of the new year. After multiple eggplant parm dishes, a 7 fish meal, &...