Enrichment Programs Funded by PFC
This volunteer-delivered, kindergarten-12th grade program fosters work-readiness, entrepreneurship and financial literacy skills, and use experiential learning to inspire students to dream big and reach their potential. JA students develop the skills they need to experience the realities and opportunities of work and entrepreneurship in the 21st-century global marketplace.
Art in Action is a nonprofit organization dedicated to bringing visual arts education to the classroom. The program fosters the educational development and creativity of children through innovative visual arts programs and communities. Each class receives six art enrichment programs in-class during the school year.
The Kolb Breakfast Book Club provides a unique opportunity to spark an interest in reading and foster a lifelong enjoyment. The Book Club is open to children of all reading abilities in grades K-5. Beginning in September, it meets the first Thursday of each month at 7:20 a.m. and adjourns at 8:20 a.m., in time for school. Meetings include a healthy light breakfast in the multi-purpose room before the students are divided into grade-level discussion groups.
Some benefits of being a Kolb BBC member include:
Breakfast with friends once a month.
Age-appropriate books to read and keep!
Development of discussion skills in a friendly, social setting while learning from the insight of others.
Sharing the love of books with friends.
Students will meet by grade, with easier selections in the fall ramping up to more complex selections in the spring.
The focus will be on books that children can make a connection to books that are fun to read. The goal is to share ideas, laugh and have fun!
Register today! The cost is $95.00 per child and includes breakfast and 10 books that the child keeps. Checks are made out to Kolb PFC. Sign up by August 31 so we can have a book ready for your student.
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This event is focused around International Walk to School Week to encourage parents to reduce backups around school during pick-up and drop-off times, improve air quality, boost health and exercise, and increase safety around the school. Students and parents choose the safest route to walk, skateboard, scooter, or bike to school.
For a healthy mind and body, come join the Kolb Run Club. All Kolb Students are welcome to join this club which meets every Thursday, 7:40am-8:10am starting in September. The club meets at Lunch Picnic Tables and then the kids run laps for about 15-20 minutes. Run Club is a great way to get ready for required PE running in middle school. Parents of all participants must sign this waiver. For questions, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Red Ribbon Week is a nationally recognized alcohol, tobacco and other drug and violence prevention awareness campaign observed annually in October in the U.S.
Program supported to help build positive skills needed for peaceful classrooms, lunchrooms, and schoolyards. The school assembly programs focus on character building as well as create safe schools. Using multimedia, live facilitation and audience participation, students are guaranteed skills to last a lifetime.