Middle School SOAR After-School Program

Middle School After-School Program


For 21 years, CEF has offered high-quality, licensed after-school programs for students in the Carlsbad Unified School District. SOAR is known throughout Carlsbad for its experienced staff, varied enrichment offerings and convenient onsite locations.

SOAR – Students Obtaining Academics & Recreation


  • Academic Support: Homework and school projects
  • Enrichment Clubs
  • Recreation and Sports
  • Fun with friends!

Licensing and Staff

SOAR is licensed by the County of San Diego Community Care Licensing according to State of California Title 22. SOAR teachers are chosen for their experience working with middle school students, and must have college course units in the field of Education and/or Recreation. All staff members are offered ongoing training in communication, curriculum, discipline and First Aid/CPR certification.

Hours of Operation

Monday–Friday (daily when CUSD is regularly in session)
Immediately after school until 6 p.m.

Located on every Carlsbad middle school campus

We follow the CUSD school calendar and are closed during holidays and school breaks.  Please see the SOAR calendar for details. 


$255 per month
$12 hourly rate

Please contact Cheryl Freeman, Program Manager, at (760) 929-1555 with any questions.

SOAR is now accepting registrations for the 2018-19 school year! Click here to register.