Something To Build Upon, Inc.

About Us

Mission Statement

The mission of Something To Build Upon Inc. is to promote a safe, structured, nurturing environment that enhances and stimulates a child’s skills, talents and intellect, which fosters a way for them to overcome any and all adversities.

Purpose

The purpose of Something To Build Upon Inc. is to assist parents with quality childcare for their children while they work.  In addition we expose children to their different intelligences and work as a safe haven. Lastly, Something To Build Upon Inc. is a bridge between parents and teachers by enriching the academic experiences of each child.

Goal

The goal of Something to Build Upon Inc is to provide a holistic program that enhances each child’s gifts as well as strengthens their skills and abilities.  We desire to partner with the school, teachers and parents in order to bridge the gap between home and school. We target four main areas:  health and wellness, academic prep, life skills and arts. Our primary focus is to provide a well balanced educational support system for the students, family and school.

Structured Activities Include:

  • Homework assistance
  • Gender Specific Mentorship / Peer Team Building Sessions (critical thinking and social interaction amongst peers)
  • Health/Nutrition/Fitness (sport activities)- Daily Healthy Light Snack
  • Theme Specific Arts/Crafts
  • Sign Language
  • Dance
  • Cooking/Gardening
  • Chess
  • Character Building
  • Martial Arts
  • Violin, Piano and Vocal Lessons

Optional Activities:

  • Mad Science
  • Test Preparation and Tutoring