Community Programs

NEWS: 

***IMPORTANT NOTICE UPDATES - 9/24/20

Re: FY21 School Year RANGERS CLUB - At this time, there will be no before and after school Rangers Club programs, indefinitely.  If and when we are able to have one, limited or not, we will post a notice on this page.  Online registrations (via Community Pass) remain on hold until further notice.

We will inform you when our online registration and payment program (Community Pass) is available.  At that time you may call our office regarding any new FY21 school-year registration - 978-722-6000, x1146.  Online registrations are required for all applicants and online payments (optional) will provide you with the option of E-Check  or credit card payments for a nominal convenience/transaction fee that is for the payment service provided by/through Community Pass/Capture Point.  Methuen Public Schools does not keep those fees.  We will still accept checks made out to Methuen Public Schools.  Also at that time, our staff will be able to assist you at the Central Administration Building Community Programs office and on-site.  There are no new registrations at this time.  We will endeavor to work with you all to help make this process as smooth as possible.

***21st CCLC Program - MHS - Grant Application***:  We applied for a new 3-year grant on Friday, June 26, 2020 and have not received word from DESE as of this date.  Any questions should be communicated to Robert T. Kfoury, JD, Director of Community Programs at 978-722-6000, x1146; or email at: rtkfoury@methuen.k12.ma.us.

While awaiting news on programming, you may want to check this link out with your childrenScholastic has online "learn at home" resources across subject areas for Pre-K and grades 1-2, 3-5, and 6+. You may also want to check out https://www.wgbh.org/distance-learning-center/broadcast, and the other resources mentioned by the district.  Enjoy!  Thank you.

We appreciate your patience throughout this process and thank you!

**Rangers Club Program Coordinators:  CGS - Mariella Mendez;    Marsh - Shaybel Liriano;    Tenney - Kelly Sullivan;    Timony - Karen Basabis.    

More RANGERS CLUB FY21 Information:

Notice to All Parents:

Updated Parent Handbook:  Please check below for a copy of our updated parent handbook (3/4/20).  When our program opens up, all program parents will receive a hard copy from your school's program staff at sign-out.  Please make sure that you sign the acknowledgment sheet (p.11, last page) and give it to our staff for our records.  Thank you for your patience in awaiting this update.  It takes effect immediately.

ADMISSIONS:  Start the 1st day of each month and registrations are required at least 1 month in advance.  New this year - The $30 non-refundable registration fee and 1st month's tuition are also due at the time of registration.
EXAMPLE:  For a November 1st start date, registrations need to be completed online by October 1st with payment of the $30 registration fee and first month's tuition.  Please see RC Enrollment Deadline Dates Calendar below for all our FY20 enrollment deadline dates.

SUCCESSIVE TUITION PAYMENTS:  Due by the 15th of the previous month.
EXAMPLE:  April's tuition will be due by March 15th.  Please see RC Payment Due Dates Calendar when available (TBA) for all our FY21 payment due dates.

** Application due dates: 1st of Each Previous Month 

THE DEADLINE for MAY, and JUNE PROGRAM CHANGES is APRIL 15th.  Changes must be completed on our Program Change Form by 4/15/21.

REMINDER:  Tuition invoices/notices go out at the beginning of the previous month and tuition is always due the 15th day of the previous month, except for the first month of admission (please see ADMISSION above).  Payment to: Methuen Public Schools by check or money order - No Cash please; online payment option also.  The option of E-Check  or credit card payments is for a nominal convenience/transaction fee that is for the payment service provided by/through Community Pass/Capture Point.  Methuen Public Schools does not keep those fees.   Thank you for signing up in our program!

** WELCOME to new Assistant Superintendent Ron Noble!  We look forward to working with you and also growing under your leadership.

** We hope to have another year of our Tenney and Timony 21st Century Homework Clubs  -  more details will be forthcoming.

RANGERS CLUB Summer Program 2020 -  Cancelled.


21st CCLC Summer Program:   Our Summer 2020 program just ended and was a "virtual" success!  We'd like to thank our student participants and their families for working with us to make it successful.  And a great shout out of thanks to our teachers, staff, and the program site coordinator, Juana LaRose, for their hard work and dedication.

**21st Century Homework Club FY21 - For Tenney & Timony Gr. 1 - 4 students typically eligible for the 21st CCLC Grant Program.  This program is pending.  If opened, referred students are/will be contacted.  

***MPS Community Programs STEAM Enrichment*** -  FY21 programming is pending.  Parents will be notified if and when program activities become available to your children (Grades 3 - 8). 


Please note:  If your child is on medication, doctor's orders and child's meds, including EpiPens, must be submitted before he/she starts the program - we require separate ones from the school day meds.  Thank you! 
                            

REMINDERS:  

Programs Closed until further notice.
                                      
The next early-release days:  N/A
                                                     
Tax ID # is listed at the top of the Rangers Club Fee Schedule.

Delayed School Openings - Rangers Club Before School Program is open to registered before-school students.

Snow Day Closures - All programs are closed; for Rangers' Club those days are added on to the school calendar in June.

Rangers Club & Rangers Club Summer Program updated Parent Handbook is available below.

21st CCLC After-School & Summer Programs updated Parent Handbook is available below.


MPS Community Programs consists of the following programs: 

Rangers Club - a fee-based before and after school program held in all four grammar schools for MPS students

Rangers Club Summer Program - a fee-based summer program for rising Methuen K-8 children

21st Century Community Learning Centers Program - a federal grant funded program for teacher & staff referred, at-risk and struggling MHS 9th, 10th, 11th, & 12th graders.

21st Century Homework Club - a fee-based after-school homework help club for Tenney & Timony Gr. 1 - 4 referred students, formerly members of the 21st CCLC Program and students in need.

STEAM Enrichment - a fee based Gr. 3 - 8 program.
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