News

Learn more about what is happening with Community Education in the following news articles.

Fantastic Fall Flag Football & Volleyball Season- Flint Community Sports Program

The greater Flint community came out in record numbers this fall in support of a fun, safe and educational flag football and volleyball season. Elementary students, grades kindergarten through sixth, from Flint Community Schools, International Academy of Flint, the Boys and Girls Club of Greater Flint and other school districts displayed their talents and sportsmanship […]

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Mindfulness In Sports

Doyle-Ryder’s Boys Basketball team will be participating in a pilot-program to integrate mindfulness into their practices. Mindfulness is the moment between stimulus and reaction; in this small moment where we determine what that reaction will be. Through harnessing this moment, the mindfulness pilot aims to guide young athletes to act in a controlled and purposeful […]

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Bringing Community Together at Neithercut Elementary School

At Neithercut, we pride ourselves on working together with students, families and friends to build a healthy community! We understand that a healthy community only happens when the community is involved. We are involving our community by offering places for parents to enjoy open and safe conversations through programs like Muffins with Moms and Dads […]

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International Academy Of Flint

International Academy of Flint is the place to be!  Every second Tuesday of the month, we welcome Involved Dad to IAF for our early morning “We Greet our Students.” Involved Dad, an nonprofit organization, is comprised of local community leaders, pastors, professionals, retirees… that are committed to instilling hope and  actively helping to change the […]

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Ballroom Dance At Holmes STEM Academy

Join us for Adult Ballroom Dance every Thursday from 5:30pm-6:30pm. Our amazing instructor Alex Kadie is experienced to teach all skill levels. Ballroom dance will help enhance your coordination, physical fitness, and social skills. If you are looking for a new hobby this is the place to be! Starting a new hobby such as ballroom […]

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Family Play Date At Eisenhower

The smooth sounds of Jazz and the smell of perfectly seasoned baked chicken filled the hallways at Eisenhower on a calm October Saturday morning. Families entered the Cadet Community Room ready to learn what all the fuss was about – many asking, “what is a Family Play Date anyway?” Dwayne and Sonyita Clemons, of Total […]

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PACT Activities At DTM

With Community Education, there truly is something for everyone at DTM. In our Parent and Child Together (PACT) activities, we have had hundreds of families participate beginning with our Muffins with Mom event in September. This event featured a book reading and signing by our current school board member, Ms. Danielle Green. 180+ mothers and […]

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Doyle-Ryder Elementary (K-6) Takes Coordinate Approach Ensuring Student Success

At Doyle Ryder, on October on the 16th, the SAC (Student Attendance Committee) hosted the first Character Assembly for the 2018-2019 school year. The Assembly honored scholars with perfect attendance in the month of September. September was a record breaking month with 168 scholars receiving awards for perfect attendance. To reiterate, that means 168 of […]

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What Motivates Over 80 Community Members To Give Up Their Free Time On A Wednesday Evening? Flint Area Kids!

On September 26, 2018, over 80 community members including school staff, administrators, parents & even students, gathered together to strengthen their understanding of Success Mentoring and the role mentoring can play in supporting student success at the Success Mentoring Kick-Off Celebration!  The evening started with an inspiring keynote address by Ja’Nel Jamerson, Executive director of […]

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Of All The Partners In Community Education, Parents Rank Number 1 At Brownell STEM Academy

Brownell STEM Community Education Director, Marlando Wade, and his team of partners are able to continually expand activities to meet the needs of the school community. Community Education has been able to not only offer youth incredible after-school programs such as YouthQuest, flag football, cheerleading, karate, nature club, science club, and robotics; but also many […]

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