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ACE starting up Yes I Can after-school program for Summit students

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The Argo Coalition for Education’s Yes I Can after-school program is about to get underway for the 2022-2023 school year.

The program begins October 4 and will meet every Tuesday from 3-5 p.m. at the Shiloh Baptist Church Education Building, 7661 W. 63rd Place, Summit.

This program, for first-grade through eighth-grade, is designed to help students achieve academic excellence, build character, and foster good citizenship.

YIC offers homework help with special awards for grade elevation.

The effective learning agenda also includes games and contests.

Field trips, prizes at every session, special holiday celebrations, and achievement awards.

In addition, students enjoy fresh, hearty snacks provided by Whole Foods Market and Pizza Hut of Willowbrook.

The program is offered for all students to have fun while learning.

This year, there will be tutors for English and Spanish.

Students may receive registration and permission forms from the office of their principals at Graves, Heritage, Walsh, Wharton, and Walker schools.

For more information, call 630-963-1384 or email Bertha Jackson at berthaljackson@att.net

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