About Expanded Learning Programs

Expanded Learning Statement of Purpose...

By creating unique opportunities the Expanded Learning Program will...

enrich students' academic experience through technology and hands-on learning
encourage students to pursue healthy behaviors
embrace strong school, family and community partnerships
empower students to achieve educational and lifelong success

Expanded Learning Goals

To assist students in grades K - 8 in achieving academic success through expanded learning opportunities . . .
  • Provide educational, enrichment and recreational opportunities to improve student skills and success in academics (primarily reading and math),  health, safety, arts, recreation, entrepreneurial ventures, and technology.
  • Build mentor capacity in students and the community.
  • Provide a safe place for children everyday school is in session from the time the final school bell rings until at least 6:00 p.m.
  • Provide positive, structured, adult supervision.
  • Teach children ways of resolving conflicts.
  • Provide tutoring and homework assistance.
  • Provide opportunities to learn new skills.
  • Develop school to career opportunities.

Sample Site Activities:

- Chess & Strategic Gaming
- Weightlifting
- Speed Stacking
- Accelerated Math
- Sign Language
- Yoga
- Gardening
- Beading
- Math Lab
- Homework Help
- Crafts
- Drama/Theater
- Stop, Drop and Read
- Technology
- Youth Leadership
- Digital Photography
- Cooking
- Video Yearbook
- Sports Conditioning
- Biking
- Rally Ball
- Accelerated Reader
- Lego Robotics
- The First Tee Golf
- Intramural Sports

Parent-Student Handbook


Julie Jarrett - Director
1859 Bird Street, Oroville, CA 95965
Phone: (530) 532-5613
Fax: (530) 532-5699

Mary Ellen Garrahy - Program Manager
Phone: (530) 532-5647

Tammy Long - Administrative Assistant
Phone: (530) 532-3051