Family Night at the Aquarium

Family Night at the Aquarium

  Hands-on learning at South Carolina’s most popular attraction, the SC Aquarium. All students and parents from schools in the Charleston Promise Neighborhood are welcome. RSVP to your site coordinator, whose contact information is listed below.   School Site Coordinators:   James Simons School Pamela Bryant,; 843.724.7763 Sanders Clyde Elementary Jamaal President,; 843.724.7783 Mary […]

Former Sanders-Clyde student

Nyla Is on the Right Path Thanks to Enrichment Programs, Mentors

To meet Nyla Bell now as a 9th grader, you would never imagine that she was a troubled 5th grader getting suspended and hanging around with the wrong crowd. What you would see today is a poised, articulate and confident young lady who craves intellectual stimulation and loves a robust exchange of ideas. The turning […]

STEM enrichment

Are Field Trips A Valuable Educational Tool?

Field trips have been a staple of modern American public education going back generations. Despite the logistical headaches, the safety concerns, the expense and hassle, schools have been exposing their students to myriad educational and cultural sites, providing kinesthetic experiences beyond the classroom. In recent years, though, the field trip has been in decline. Museums […]