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Keep Chadron Beautiful

Thanks to our volunteers with Keep Chadron Beautiful for implementing programming activities with our students last week! They will be visiting CMS ASP each month for different activities and projects. Last week, they did trash pickup around the school and started making chandeliers out of used water bottles.

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Students Who Attend Afterschool Programs.....

Students Who Attend After School Programs.....
     "Attending afterschool programs can improve students' academic performance.  A national evaluation found that over 40 percent of students attending 21st Century Community Learning Center Programs improved their reading and math grades and that those who attended more regularly were more likely to make gains.  Students who attended afterschool programs have also shown that they benefit socially and have a higher school day attendance rate." (Naftzer et. al, 2007) 

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