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Middle School

MIDDLE SCHOOL AFTERSCHOOL PROGRAM
Tuesdays & Thursdays 2:15-4:00 p.m. at LYSB
First day – Tuesday, September 5, 2017
This is a drop in program and a permission slip is required.  Come hang out with your friends while listening to music, playing pool, games, Wii, crafts & snacks.  Students may get a pass for the LOLMS late bus.  Registration fee: $30/year.  Scholarships available.
Register CLICK HERE.

JR. YOUTH ADVISORY COUNCIL
Wednesday, October 18, 2017, 6:00-7:00 p.m.
NEW!!!
Our Middle School community service club will partner with high school students on projects and activities throughout the year. This group will meet on a quarterly basis, or as needed for projects.  This program is free, but please register by clicking here

RUN LIKE  A GIRL
Saturdays, September 16 through December 9, 2017, 9:30 to 11:00 a.m.
A group running program for girls age 8 and up, training for a 5K finale!  Meet at different locations each week for a group run followed by half hour meeting. We will run on local trails, the high school track, and other locations in L/OL.  Our meetings will cover topics such as embracing differences; stretching; nutrition; dealing with injuries; “your look”; team spirit; stress relief; goals and plans
Fee: $55/girl.  Limited space available. Ages 8 and up. REGISTER

SITTER SAFETY CLASS
Four Mondays: November 6, 13, 21, 27, 2017, 2:15-4:00 p.m.
An intense sitter safety and training course appropriate for babysitters, big brothers and sisters, and children staying home alone for the first time.  This course touches on a variety of safety skills such as basic first aid, fire safety, and 911 skills.  Fee is $50 and includes supplies, snacks, and guest speakers.  Late Bus passes are available.
Register CLICK HERE
CPR FOR BABYSITTERS

Monday, December 4, 2017, 2:15-3:45 p.m.
Add this valuable class to your LYSB babysitter’s course and learn how to save a life! Learn CPR and how to clear a blocked airway in children and infants.  Parents want to hire babysitters who know CPR and can help kids who are choking.  Instructors will teach you everything you need to know to provide lifesaving care during a cardiac or choking emergency in this class. Class cost is $55 and awards a Certificate of Completion.  
Register CLICK HERE

ENGINEERING AFTER SCHOOL with ENGINEERING IMAGINATIONS LLC
ASPIRING YOUNG ENGINEERS!
Discover the world of engineering through hands-on, minds-on activities! In these exciting, educational programs, students will need to use and apply problem solving and critical thinking skills to explore our S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Architecture, Mathematics) based curriculum. Participants will use a variety of mediums such as recycled materials, salvaged motors and gears, balsa wood, LEGO®, and more. With activities ranging from bridges, to rockets, to green engineering, participants are sure to have a blast while learning fundamental engineering terms and concepts along the way! This program is open to students from all area towns. Students can take the bus from Mile Creek and Lyme Schools directly to LYSB. Fee: $125/session.  REGISTER

  • SESSION II Ages 9-14:  November 2/9/16/30 December 7/14, 2017
  • SESSION III Ages 9-14: January 18/25 February 1/8/15/22, 2018
  • SESSION V: Specialty May 3/10/17/24, 2018

 

RUN LIKE  A GIRL
A group running program for girls age 8 and up, training for a 5K finale!
WHEN:  Sundays at 1:00-2:30 Dates TBA,  Meet at LYSB for group run followed by half hour meeting.
WHERE:  Meet at LYSB (59 Lyme Street), will also do local trails and high school track
LESSONS: Embracing differences; stretching; nutrition; dealing with injuries; “your look”; team spirit; stress relief; goals and plans
Fee: $20/girl.  Ages 8 and up.

BOYS COUNCIL
Fall dates tba
2:15 t0 4:00 p.m.
For middle school boys
Boys Council aims to promote boys’ natural strengths, and to increase their options about being male in today’s world. The Council challenges myths about how to be a “real boy” or “real man”. It engages boys in activities, dialogue, and self-expression to question stereotypical concepts and to increase boys’ emotional, social, and cultural literacy by promoting valuable relationships with peers and adult facilitators.  This program is free but requires registration.  Late bus passes available.

GIRLS CIRCLE For Grades 6 to 8
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LYSB is pleased to offer our popular program for girls.  Join us each week for a different theme and activity designed to increase girls’ self-esteem, body image, and social support. Late bus passes are available. 
During this program girls will:

  • Develop connections & feel included
  • Build strong interpersonal skills
  • Strengthen self-care & well-being, even under stress
  • Dissolve barriers to respect, confidence & empathy