Welcome to the Bridger SUN School Website!
Summer SUN is coming!
As the end of the school year quickly approaches, we are gearing up in the SUN office for four fun weeks of summer programming. We are looking forward to arts, crafts, gym games, music, food fun, being outdoors, and enjoying special guests that will teach us about our themes.
Summer SUN 2014:
*Week 1- June 23-26- STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math): From nutrition and cooking to learning about energy, the possibilities are absolutely "electrifying"! We'll even have a visit from the Oregon Zoo.
*Week 2- June 30-July 3- Camping 101: Learn how to set up a tent, create your own edible campfire, make DIY fire starters with recycled materials and tell scary ghost stories!
*Week 3- July 7-10- World Cup: As over 200 countries' teams compete in this summer's World Cup, travel the world and learn about other countries.
*Week 4- July 14-17- Shiver me Timbers: Arrrr matey! You'll discover hidden treasure, make your own boat, and get soaked (not from walking off the plank)!
Ya vienen las clases de SUN del verano!
Casi acaba las clases de la escuela, empiezan las clases de SUN del verano. Cada día los estudiantes rotan por tres clases de una hora, incluyendo pero no limitado a: arte y manualidades, juegos en grupo y gimnasio, clase de música, diversión con comida, juegos al aire libre, y mucho más.
SUN del verano:
*Semana 1 (6/23 – 6/26) STEM (Ciencia, tecnología, ingeniería, matemáticas): De nutrición y cocinar a energía solar, pasamos la semana aprendiendo de como ciencia siempre está a nuestro alrededor. ¡También, tenemos una visita del parque zoológico de Oregon!
*Semana 2 (6/30 – 7/3) Acampar 101: Aprende como armar una carpa, crear un fuego que se puede comer, contar historias de los fantasmas, y aprende como hacer un fuego con materiales reciclados.
*Semana 3 (7/7 – 7/10) Copa Mundial: Más que 200 países van a competir en la Copa Mundial. Viajamos a varios de esos países para aprender de la cultura.
*Semana 4 (7/14 – 7/17) La vida de una pirata: Arrrrr matey! ¡En esta semana, descubres tesoro escondido, haces tu propio bote, y te vas a mojar!
NEWSFLASH: Check out the Campfire STAFF vs STUDENT Basketball Game!
What's SUN School all about??
Here you can find information about what's going on at SUN, keep up to date with upcoming school and community events, find helpful resources, and learn about opportunities to get involved in our program.
What is a SUN (Schools Uniting Neighborhoods) School?
A SUN Community School is not a program, but rather a place and support hub where schools and communities work together to support the success of children and families and provide a comprehensive array of services. They serve as the vehicle to link community institutions, such as libraries, parks, community centers, neighborhood health clinics and area churches and businesses.
The SUN Service System leads to educational success and family self-sufficiency through an integrated network of social and support services for youth, families and community members. This nationally recognized system of care works to ensure families are healthy so they can champion and support their children.
SUN Schools are dedicated to improving the lives of children, families and the community by:
Services aligned and accessible through SUN include:
Bridger SUN is a program run by Impact NW, whose mission is to help people achieve and maintain self-sufficiency and to prevent and alleviate the effects of poverty. We are a unique non-profit human service organization, serving over 60,000 children, families, seniors, and adults with disabilities annually, throughout Multnomah, Clark, Washington and Clackamas Counties. Our services are designed to help people improve their quality of life and live independently. Find out more about Impact NW here.