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  1. 1. Reaching North Arlington<br />
  2. 2. Our Committee Must Determine:<br />What specific areas should be served?<br />How do we serve these specific areas?<br /> What services and facilities exist in these areas? <br /> What issues impacting youth are these areas facing?<br /> What are the opportunities for program growth?<br /> Do the target areas have community partners and volunteers that can assist with programs and services?<br />
  3. 3. Areas to Serve:<br />Ellis Elementary<br />Roquemore Elementary<br />Sherrod Elementary<br />
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  5. 5. Ellis Elementary<br />Principal: Emma Davis<br />Title 1 School (Family Rep: Teresa Andrews)<br />Current Afterschool Activities:<br />Afterschool Clubs<br />Math Club<br />Fitness Club<br />Steppers<br />Ladies of Distinction & Gentlemen of Honor<br />Boys and Girls Club rents gymnasium (morning & afternoon)<br />
  6. 6. Ellis Elementary, Forest Ridge Apts, and Holly Ridge Apts, <br />
  7. 7. Roquemore Elementary<br />Principal: Susan Swan<br />Title 1 School (Family Rep: Brenda Apple )<br />21st Century School <br />Site-Coordinator: Jackie Ranson<br />Monday through Friday, 3:30-5:30 until May 27, 2011<br />Current Afterschool Activities:<br />Family Involvement Events (About 20 families; Every Monday 5:30-8 p.m.)<br />Free dinner, transportation, babysitting for participants<br />Available in Spanish<br />Free bag of groceries for participants each week<br />21st Century Programming (tutoring help, TAKS help, arts & crafts, computer club, cooking club, step team)<br />
  8. 8. Roquemore Elementary, Pointe of North Arlington Apts, <br />
  9. 9. Sherrod Elementary<br />Principal: Jeanine Johnson<br />Title 1 School (Family Rep: LeeAnn Jerome)<br />Current Afterschool Activities:<br />YMCA rents gymnasium M-F in the afternoon (ends 6:30pm)<br />Afterschool Clubs<br />Beach Club<br />Step Team<br />Chess Club<br />Youth Self Defense<br />
  10. 10. Sherrod Elementary, Chester Ditto Golf Course, Oak Creek Apts, Summer Oaks Apts<br />
  11. 11. Issues Impacting Youth<br />No caretakers after school<br />Walk home alone after school<br />
  12. 12. Opportunities for Program Growth<br />Possible replication of programming into additional Lamar feeder schools:<br />Shackelford and Nichols Jr. High Schools<br />Pope, Butler, Wimbish, Speer, Larson and Webb Elementary Schools<br />Possible replication of programming into a different area of Arlington<br />
  13. 13. Possible Community Partners and Volunteers<br />Arlington Public Library (Northeast Branch)<br />Arlington Parks and Recreation (Elzie Odom)<br />YMCA: North Branch<br />River Legacy<br />Boys and Girls Club<br />Whole Foods<br />Six Flags over Texas<br />Young Life<br />Hurricane Harbor<br />International Bowling Museum<br />Variety of Churches<br />Moritz Dealerships<br />First Rate<br />Texas Health Resources<br />Police Athletic League<br />Teen Court<br />UT Arlington<br />