Garfield After School Program Staff:

    Erma Gonzales – Coordinator

    Barbara Frenes – Secretary

    Rosenda Ibanez – Grade 1

    Veronica Esparza – Grade 2

    Leanne Shepherd – Grade 3

    Barbara Chabolla, Anna Magdaleno – Grade 4

    Margaret Salazar – Grade 5

    Anna Allen – Grade 6

    Program Hours:

    Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday – 2:40 - 6 p.m.

    Tuesday – 1:40 – 6 p.m.

    Students receive a daily snack and are assisted with their homework assignments.  They also rotate through 4 other centers during the course of the week: computer keyboarding/Achieve 3000; arts and crafts; Physical Education; and games.

    \Big Brothers/Big Sisters:

    Every Wednesday from 3:45 – 5:15 p.m., high school students (Bigs) come to tutor and mentor selected Garfield After School students (Littles).  This program was begun in conjunction with the Fresno area Big Brothers/Big Sisters program.  The “Littles” are assisted with their homework and complete a project with their “Bigs” weekly.