Ossipee Rotary Club Supports “School’s Out!” Program

Steve Thurston, Past President of the Rotary Club of Ossipee Valley, presents a check for $500 to Jennifer Berkowitz, Program Director of the “School’s Out!” program at Ossipee Central School.

Continuing its support efforts in the field of youth and education, the Rotary Club of Ossipee Valley recently provided $500 to the “School’s Out!” program at Ossipee Central School, to be used for scholarships. This program serves approximately 200 students per year. Homework clubs are provided by grade level and staffed by certified teachers. In addition, over 20 different enrichment programs are available each quarter. Program participants continuously show improvement in academic achievement, homework completion, self-esteem, social skills, and character development. Scholarships and daily late bus transportation make it possible for all interested students to attend.