The LINC Caring Communities Before and After School Child Care program provides high quality school-age care for all families in a safe, fun and caring environment that supports children's social, emotional and physical development. Our coordinator, Ms. Hope Huff, ensures that each experience is rewarding, fun and educational. LINC hours are from 7:00 a.m. to 8:25 a.m. and from 3:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

    Lead to Read
    Lead To Read is a volunteer group made up of community partners throughout the metropolitan area. They have chosen a second grade class here at Phillips to read to and with each Wednesday from 12:15 to 1:45 p.m. Each student in the classroom has his or her own reading partner. The program began in October and will continue until the end of the school year.

    Tutoring services are provided to enrich students' understanding in Math and Communication Arts. Phillips will have the following providers for this school year: Able, A-Plus and Huddle. Able will provide services each Tuesday from 4:00 to 5:15 p.m. A-Plus will provide services each Monday and Wednesday from 4:00 to 5:15 p.m. Huddle will provide services each Tuesday and Thursday from 4:00 to 5:15 p.m. If you are interested in tutoring services, please contact the front office at 418-3750.

    Community Partners

    Girl Scouts
    Girl Scouts of the USA is the world’s preeminent organization dedicated solely to girls—all girls—where, in an accepting and nurturing environment, girls build character and skills for success in the real world. In partnership with committed adult volunteers, girls develop qualities that will serve them all their lives, like leadership, strong values, social conscience, and conviction about their own potential and self-worth. Girls Scouts meetings are held each Thursday from 4:00 to 5:15 p.m.

    Boy Scouts
    The Boy Scouts of America is one of the nation's largest and most prominent values-based youth development organizations. The BSA provides a program for young people that builds character, trains them in the responsibilities of participating citizenship, and develops personal fitness. For over a century, the BSA has helped build the future leaders of this country by combining educational activities and lifelong values with fun. The Boy Scouts of America believes — and, through over a century of experience, knows — that helping youth is a key to building a more conscientious, responsible, and productive society. Boys Scouts is held each Thursday from 4:30 to 5:45 p.m.