Posts Tagged "Back to school"

Back to School with Academy Sports and Outdoors!

Posted by on Aug 8, 2016 in Stories from The Patch | 0 comments

Do you remember the feeling of starting a new school year with a brand new outfit? How about climbing on the school bus with a new backpack full of supplies? Back to school shopping is a fun tradition, and Academy Sports + Outdoors made it even more fun for the children of The Patch this year with a generous giveaway!

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Back to School with the Patch!

Posted by on Aug 18, 2014 in Stories from The Patch | 0 comments

Do you remember when “back to school” meant freshly sharpened pencils, notebooks, rulers and erasers? The supply lists have grown since then, and it can be hard for families to keep up with the expense! According to The Huffington Post, the average family spent $634.78 on school supplies this year. That’s a significant amount of money for many Patch Parents who live on a tight budget.

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Lessons Carved in Stone

Posted by on Aug 12, 2014 in Stories from The Patch | 0 comments

Summer camps have come to an end, and not only have we created a lot of great memories, we have started some new beginnings. Camp participants have had opportunities all summer to try new things and discover new talents. The children have learned computer skills that will help them throughout their school and professional careers, participated in performance opportunities that build confidence, visited college campuses to help make higher education decisions and more!

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