SOAR: Students Obtaining Academics & Recreation
SOAR is known throughout Carlsbad for its experienced staff, varied enrichment offerings, and convenient onsite locations.
This middle school program is part of the high-quality, licensed after-school options that CEF has provided for 21 years to students in the Carlsbad Unified School District.
You’re invited to see what our after-school program has to offer.
Students and parents can see the SOAR room, meet the staff, and learn about the program.
Email Samara White or call 760-331-6315 to schedule a visit.
Reasons to SOAR
- Safe and fun environment on campus
- Homework assistance
- Competitive price
- 14-1 or lower student to staff ratio
- Access to computers
- Enrichment opportunities with professionals
Hours of Operation
Days: Monday-Friday (daily when CUSD is regularly in session)
Time: Immediately after school until 6 p.m.*
Note: We follow the CUSD school calendar and are closed during holidays and school breaks. Please see the SOAR calendar for details.
Location: Every Carlsbad middle school campus!
$255 per month | $12 hourly rate
Licensing and Staff
SOAR is licensed by the County of San Diego Community Care Licensing according to State of California Title 22. SOAR staff members are chosen for their experience working with middle school students, and each must have college course units in Education and/or Recreation. In addition, we offer staff ongoing training in communication, curriculum, discipline, and First Aid/CPR certification.
Please contact Cheryl Freeman, Program Manager, at (760) 929-1555 with any questions.
100% of SOAR proceeds benefit the Carlsbad unified School District for programs in STEM, Music, and Educational Innovation.
SOAR is now accepting registrations for the 2018-2019 school year! Click here to register.