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Growth & Learning Opportunities (GLO)

Dianne Feinstein Elementary School has selected GLO to administer our after school program. GLO partners with others to provide opportunities to all students at Dianne Feinstein School. School-wide special events such as Art Shows, Fall Festivals and Winter shows reflect the interests of students in the program. These events provide opportunities for parent participation in the program and showcase the one-of-a-kind experiences GLO kids have! 


1:50 - 2:10     Attendance/Announcements

This period will offer the children a time to get ready for their afterschool day. It’s a time for teachers to make announcements about the program, feedback about how things are going, and intentional bonding to occur.


2:10 - 2:40     Outside Free Time


2:40 - 3:00     Snack


2:00 - 3:00      Enrichment Classes

Enrichment is provided through community partnerships. Potential Partnerships include: Inspire Music, Academic Chess, Mad Science of Mt. Diablo, Playtime Gymnastics, SF CR8IVE and more.


3:00 - 4:15     Homework Time


4:15 - 5:15     Choice Time/KIDS CLUBS (Fridays)

Choices: A chance for students to choose from a variety of outdoor and indoor activities. Empowering students to make choices, learn positive decision making and develop self confidence in their everyday lives. GLO staff develop age appropriate curriculum in the areas of art, science, health, literacy, outdoor games and more.


KIDS CLUBS: Are project-based activities prepared and taught by the program staff. Popular Kids Clubs include: Sewing, Cooking, Team Challenges and Mask Making just to name a few. Kids Clubs give the children a chance to interact with small mixed age groups creating a fun learning experience!


5:15 - 6:00    Study Hall/Free Play


When does registration start?

Registration for incoming kindergarteners begins when the SFUSD confirmation letters are sent to the families in the spring. For all other families, open enrollment occurs throughout the school year, as space is available. Space is limited, and will be filled on a first come, first serve basis. Returning GLO families are asked to confirm enrollment for the next school year prior to the end of the current year.


How do I enroll my child(ren) in the program?

You may fill out an application at the GLO office at the school site (Room 112).


What are the hours of operation?

Hours are Monday - Friday, 1:50 - 6:00 pm on days that the school is in session. Full day programs are available during winter and spring breaks, and on some holidays and other days the school is closed. Full day programs may be held at different school sites.


Who can apply to the program?

Any child enrolled at Dianne Feinstein Elementary School can apply to GLO and Dianne Feinstein.


Does GLO offer Fee Subsidy?

Yes, GLO offers Fee Subsidy to those families who qualify. Scholarships are limited and provided on a first come, first serve basis.


When will the first day of the program be?

GLO opens on the first day of the school year.

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GLO  (www.gloinc.org) has operated in San Francisco for more than 30 years, and currently manages seven licensed before and after school programs in San Francisco public schools. 



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K-3rd Graders will have a general yet meaningful enrichment experience, grounded in an Early Childhood Education/Child Development Framework.


4th/5th Graders will have an experience that is more specific to enhance and build skills, grounded from a youth development research framework.