ASA School+ is a nine-week educational program for students in kindergarten through fifth grade introduced by Alexandria Soccer Association, according to a news release. ASA School+ follows the ASA’s new day camp program, Camp ALEX, that ran over the summer. This program aims to supplement students’ education while offering child care options for parents.
According to alextimes.com, “Through the program, ASA staff will facilitate students’ online schooling in a safe, outdoor environment, supplementing online classes with movement breaks, crafts, and games throughout the day, according to the release. The program is being offered as part of a broader city and school’s effort to safely provide students with additional educational opportunities, as well as space to participate in their schools’ synchronous learning.”
As per alextimes.com, “The program will run on weekdays from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. for first through fifth graders and from 8 a.m. to noon for kindergarteners, according to the ASA’s website. Students will be able to take part in the program at Brenman Park and Simpson Park, with additional sites yet to be announced.”