Francisco Sanchez receives OUSD Award
2015-08-06
Francisco Sanchez and Be'Naiah Williams from BACR's Oakland after school programs at Rudsdale Continuation High School and Howard Elementary were recently nominated by Program Manager, John Fuentes for the first annual Jason Guinto Award.  Jason Guinto was an after school program leader in...
Family STEM Night
2015-03-05
Family Science Night is an evening of hands-on science activities for students and their families to do together. Tonight’s event focused on engineering based activities. We recruited teachers and parents to set up activities. Each parent/teacher organized just one activity and agreed to...
NBA Math Hoops: Cleveland Elementary School Event
2015-03-04
NBA Math Hoops is a fast-paced basketball board game and mobile app that allows students to learn fundamental math skills through direct engagement with the real statistics of their favorite NBA and WNBA players. The NBA Math Hoops curriculum is tied to Common Core State...
After School at REACH Academy
2014-12-12
What does BACR after school look like at REACH Academy Elementary School in Oakland? Watch the video to find out!  
Island HS receives 6k from Alameda County Supervisor Wilma Chan
2014-10-20
BACR  offers its sincere thanks to Alameda County Supervisor Wilma Chan for her generous support of Island's after school basketball program!
Lafayette Elementary School Boosts Science Teaching
2014-05-05
Eddie Scruggs-Smith still remembers the message her  drilled into her when she was young: “education means opportunity.” Although Scruggs-Smith sometimes doubted her academic abilities, the self-proclaimed product of the Oakland schools says it was a favorite Oakland Technical high...
Alameda after school students “Do Something” & make the news!
2014-05-05
BACR’s after school students at 3 Alameda schools make headlines in The San Jose Mercury News: “Alameda students learn about the world of possibilities”.
DJ music program a new spin on creative outlet for kids
2014-03-17
Elliot Gann, CEO of Today's Future Sound, explains how the grooves on a vinyl record work to students at Grass Valley Elementary School in Oakland on Feb. 3, 2014. (D. Ross Cameron/Staff) OAKLAND -- On a recent school day at Grass Valley Elementary, a classroom was quickly transforming into a...
Turning asphalt to turf in San Francisco with BACR After School Coordinator at Cleveland Elementary, Kevin Lacy
2013-11-25
BACR operates over 100 after school programs throughout the Bay Area.  We partner with hundreds of agencies to provide educational and enrichment services to students in our programs.  This article highlights one of our partners, America Scores serving a BACR site. After more than a...
Scores and ER Taylor Spotlighted on the Huffington Post
2013-11-25
BACR operates over 100 after school programs throughout the Bay Area.  We partner with hundreds of agencies to provide educational and enrichment services to students in our programs.  This article highlights one of our partners, America Scores serving a BACR site. Such a lucid notion:...