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Children's Programs
Tutored by Teachers Club 
Is your child in need of academic assistance? Who better to step in than a teacher? 
Star Heights “Tutored by Teachers Club” is a team of highly qualified, strongly committed, self-motivated teachers who are passionate about student’s academic success, experienced in all subjects from grades K through 8. The “Tutored by Teachers Club” is a homework club that runs week nights helping elementary and middle school kids with their homework. We provide transportation from school to Star Heights Recreation Center. We start by having a 15 to 20 minute window between the time school gets out to when homework time begins. During this break the children can relax, have a snack and then re-focus on their school work without feeling burned out. 
August 20 to May 22 
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday 
1:55 to 6:00 pm 
12:45 to 6:00 pm 
Min: 15 Max: 30 
$35 per week 
$15 Wednesday only 
$10 Daily 
(Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday) 
Grades K to 8

All Day In-Service Program 
The Star Heights Recreation Center will compliment the Rio Rancho Public Schools calendar and offer an all day in-service program. The program will be offered for most school breaks and staff in-service. Children attending are required to bring a sack lunch and an afternoon snack. 
October 10, 11, 24** and 25 November 27, January 6 
(**Elementary School only) 
7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. 
Min: 15 Max: 40 
$20 per child per day 
Grades K to 8

Winter Break Escape 
No place to go during the holidays? Parents have to work? Come spend the week with us! This program is designed for children grades K-8. We will provide fun activities, no bake cooking projects, holiday arts & crafts, and cooperative games. Each day, participants will need to bring a sack lunch, drink and a light afternoon snack. 
Registration Deadline: December 16 
December 23 to January 3 
(No program on December 24 & 25 or January 1) 
Monday thru Friday 
7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
$20 per day 
Min: 15 Max: 60 
Grades K to 8

Teen Programs
ACT or SAT Prep 
With more than two million students taking the SAT and ACT tests each year, competition to get into the best colleges and universities is on the rise. At Star Heights, our teachers will teach the critical skills needed for success on the SAT or ACT. Our teachers will either prepare you for your first SAT or ACT, or advise you on some effective techniques and skills for increasing your scores or prepare for your next test. Like most tests, the SAT and the ACT are predictable, and you can increase your scores through practice. Practicing with our teachers can greatly improve your scores. Parents of participants welcome. 
Registration Deadline: Ongoing 
August 20 to May 22 
Monday to Friday 
5:00 to 6:00 p.m. 
Min: 2 Max: 12 
$3 drop in fee 
Grades 10 to 12

Teen/Adult Programs

Scholarship Training for Parents/Students 
Have you ever wondered how other people’s children get their whole college paid for in scholarships? It’s not as hard as it sounds. Did you know your child could start getting scholarships in elementary? Do you know where to start? Would you like to know the secret that other parents know but are not sharing? We will teach you how to find scholarships. What tools you will need to set your child up for college success. We will also teach you the knowledge you need to know about looking into schools and how much money you will need for college, books, and living expense for your student. 
Session 2: November 30 
9:30 to 11:30 a.m.
$15 per session 

HeartSavers CPR & First Aid Classes 
The power to save lives is in your hands. American Heart Association has developed HeartSaver CPR AED & First Aid course. These are classroom, video based, instructor led courses that teaches CPR and AED use, as well as how to relieve choking. These courses are for anyone with limited or no medical training. The more people who know CPR the more lives can be saved. It is also great for Teens who have babysitting jobs. 
Registration Deadline: Session 2 - November 1 
Session 3 - December 6 
Session 2 - Saturday, November 2 
Session 3 - Saturday, December 7 
First Aid 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. 
CPR 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. 
$40 CPR 
$25 First Aid 
Dual Enrolment offers discounted price at 60$ for combined class enrollment. 
Ages 12 and up 
Registration through Instructor: Christina Archibeque