ELEMENTARY PROGRAM

Girls Inc. Elementary Program

Girls Inc. of Jacksonville’s Elementary Program is an after-school program hosted within a school. Throughout the school year, girls participate in our research-based programming focused on our core values of Strong, Smart, and Bold. Girls also receive structured programming to increase reading literacy and daily homework assistance. Students enrolled in the program will also receive an afternoon snack.

THE GIRLS INC. EXPERIENCE

STRONG: Supports the whole health of all girls building the foundation for enjoying a healthy lifestyle through physical fitness, nutrition, and health education.
SMART: Empowers all girls to succeed both academically and personally to pursue their goals through reading, economic, & media literacy and academic enrichment through STEM exploration.
BOLD: Strengthens all girls through learned skills and strategies to lead safer lives in their homes, relationships, community and online. Builds unique leadership skills of girls and creates lasting social change through community action projects.

PROGRAM ACTIVITIES

  • Homework Assistance and Academic Intervention
  • Literacy Programming – Including guided reading, read-alouds, novel studies, reader’s theater, phonics, and writing
  • Strong, Smart and Bold – Girls Inc. National Programming
  • Leadership and Service-Learning Projects
  • Field Trips and Community Partnerships

PROGRAM LOCATIONS

Spring Park Elementary School
2250 Spring Park Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32207
Lead Teacher – Tamara McKenzie
(904) 452-3821 | tmckenzie@girlsincjax.org
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Parkwood Heights Elementary School
1709 Lansdowne Dr, Jacksonville, FL 32211
Lead Teacher – Michelle Mitchell
(904) 229-6971 | mmitchell@girlsincjax.org
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PROGRAM SPONSORS

Thank you to our Program Sponsors!

Kid’s Hope Alliance
Kid’s Hope Alliance

*****All parents MUST provide a valid student ID # and pay the $25.00 Registration fee prior to being enrolled.******  
****  The cost per student is $10.00 a month. Payments are due by the 1st and are considered late by the 5th of each month and can be made in person at the site (Cash or Money Order ONLY) or online.****



Alexis Howard, Director of Programs @ ahoward@girlsincjax.org
OR fax (904) 731-9934
OR 100 Festival Park Ave
Jacksonville, FL. 32202
OR call 731-9933 for more information.

My favorite thing about being at Girls Inc. is that each day there is positivity in the class environment.

U’ahjani, Age 14

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