Sports

Young Kids on a Soccer Team group photoFlint’s Community Sports is now offering:

Co-ed Indoor Soccer grades K-2
Co-ed Indoor Soccer grades 3-6
Co-ed Wrestling grades K-6
Co-ed Archery grades 4 – 12

Session 3 runs from February 6 – March 31

Locations for Indoor Soccer and Wrestling: Doyle-Ryder, DTM, Eisenhower, Freeman, Holmes, Brownell, Neithercut, Pierce and Potter.

Locations for Archery:  Eisenhower, Holmes and Potter

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Registration is FREE to all children!

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Current Schools

Flint’s Community Education Initiative (CEI) was piloted in Brownell/Holmes STEM academies in 2014-2015 school year and has since been established in the following schools:

  • Brownell/Holmes STEM academies
  • Durant-Tuuri-Mott Elementary School
  • Eisenhower Elementary School
  • Potter Elementary School
  • More schools to be added in 2016-2017 school year!

What needs are being addressed?

  • Community Engagement
  • Sports & Physical Activity
  • Nutrition Education
  • Garden Education
  • Health care Services
  • Afterschool Programming
  • Literacy

Needs vary from school to school. Community and public engagement will take place before programs and projects are implemented in schools.

Goals for CEI in the Flint Community Schools:

  • Increase attendance
  • Improve third grade reading levels
  • Improve graduation rates and grade promotion
  • Increase community engagement

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY

Flint Community Education Sports is seeking volunteer coaches for 4th – 7th grade girls volleyball. Help build character, courage, team work, and pride in young athletes. Coaches are needed 6pm to 7:30pm twice a week for 9 weeks. Anyone interested should contact Mike Maienbrook, Director of Community Athletics at 810-767-8122. Session are scheduled to begin on Sept. 12, 2016.