Frequently Asked Questions
Q: I am a full-time working parent and have difficulty making arrangements on specialized schedules such as report card week. How can you help me during school minimum day schedules?
A: All-Star Academics… follows the Alameda Unified School District (AUSD) calendar. On school minimum days, our center will open early to accommodate the early school dismissals.
Q: My Child’s schedule changes seasonally depending upon his after school sports and activities such as gymnastics, piano, and soccer season. How can I fit All-Star Academics into my weekly schedule?
A: All-Star Academics… would be the ideal program for your child. We offer complete flexibility and our administrators can help you plan the days of attendance due to either your work schedule or your child’s extra-curricular activities. You have complete flexibility and can change your schedule with prior notice to our administrative office.
Q: How many days do you recommend for my child?
A: All-Star Academics… we believe in helping our students to lay the foundation of academic excellence at an early age, by helping to build good study habits, with an emphasis on disciplined focus and concentration on their coursework. Our tutoring staff highly recommends a minimum of 3 days per week to see visible improvements because different subject areas are designed and covered on a rotational weekly basis.
Q: I heard from other parents that there are other fun and social activities. Please describe what else is available at your academic center.
A: All-Star Academics... our goal is to make homework completion a fun and rewarding long-term experience. We strive to provide lots of positive motivation and encouragement especially when milestones are reached. We offer extra benefits and continual rewards for early completion of their homework and academic enrichment. There is an indoor basketball gym, computers with fun and educational games, simple arts and crafts, and a mini-library to read books.
Q: On Wednesdays, my child gets out of school early at 2 pm. Is there an extra charge?
A: All-Star Academics... follows the AUSD Calendar. We will be open early on Wednesdays to accommodate the early school dismissals. There is no extra charge on Wednesdays.
Q: Are there any registration fees or contracts?
A: All-Star Academics… charges a $50 non-refundable registration fee. There are no contracts, only monthly payments after you sign up. We have taken suggestions from a handful of parents at Amelia Earhart School to design a program that is flexible, cost-effective, and ideal for parents.
Q: I am a full-time working parent. How would I get my child to All-Star Academics after school? Are there flexible pick up times?
A: All-Star Academics… can assist to help refer outside transportation services for Alameda schools. We also provide you with a one hour flexibility to pick up your child from 5 to 6pm. This is a great benefit for parents who have long work commutes where traffic can be unpredictable.
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