Have a Blast in the Summer!
Students can lose 2.6 months of grade-level equivalency in computation skills over the summer. That’s roughly a quarter of a school year lost!
During Atomic Blast, kids ages 5 – 12, learn math and science skills through fun activities and nurture a love of learning through reading comprehension and writing exercises all in a SAFE environment with CARING adults!
2017 PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS
- 6 Club Sites
- 10 KCPS School Sites
- Over 24 College Tours
- Career Exploration with local companies
- 2,000 K-6th grade students had fun while improving literacy and math competencies with certified teachers
- Over 1,000 youth recieved a physical fitness assessment and supportative physical activity programming
- Over 30 Field Trips
- Technology Camps
- 23,382 Meals Served
- 1,500 Swim Lessons
THE ATOMIC BLAST SUMMER ENRICHMENT PROGRAM WORKS!
In the critical K-3rd grade contingent, 88% of our Club members maintained or increased their math scores, and 75% in reading. When looking at the performance of all grade levels, we saw 74% maintain or increase their math scores and 72% in reading. Over 90% of Atomic Blast participants maintained or increased grade level reading and math over the past three years!