What is the Bishop McNamara High School Enrichment Zone!?
The Bishop McNamara High School Enrichment Zone is an afternoon, extended-day program designed to provide an exciting, interactive, dynamic, and fun environment for students from 3:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. The program will offer activities that stimulate the Body Mind, Heart, and Soul (BMHS). It will give students the opportunity to explore their limits through intellectual curiosity, creativity, and physical activity. It will also allow students to socialize, engage and challenge one another in a healthy and safe environment.
Who can participate in the Enrichment Zone!?
All Bishop McNamara students are eligible to participate in the Enrichment Zone! In fact, if you are on campus between 3:30 p.m. and 6:00 p.m., and not participating in a formal, supervised activity, your afternoon McNamara experience will take place in the Enrichment Zone! There you will find a myriad of activities to occupy your precious time. Welcome to the Enrichment Zone!
What do I need to do the participate in the Enrichment Zone!?
It’s easy! Each afternoon, after school dismissal, log onto the BMHS website and click on the link for the Enrichment Zone!. At that link, complete the Enrichment Zone! Sign-in Form, indicating the activities in which you plan to participate. Then go to the locations designated for your afternoon activity or activities.
If an activity is full, or you change your mind, please sign in again and indicate your new choices.
Before you leave for the day, be sure to have your parent (or person picking you up) sign you out of The Enrichment Zone! using the computer in the Mona Center.
Does it cost anything to participate in the Enrichment Zone!?
There is no charge for general participation in the Enrichment Zone!. However, there may be a nominal fee for specified activities.
How do I sign up for long-term activities offered in the Enrichment Zone!?
Some activities will require your commitment for certain times. These activities will be announced on the Enrichment Zone! webpage, as well as during Enrichment Zone! activities. You will have the opportunity to sign up for those activities during the enrollment period. Please do not sign up for a long-term activity unless you can commit to attend all sessions.
As a participant in the Enrichment Zone!, you agree to following:
To abide by all Bishop McNamara rules of conduct;
To present your ID to adult administrators, teachers, and Enrichment Zone! staff, upon request;
To be on time for the Enrichment Zone! activities designated on your daily Sign-in Form;
To be respectful of activity leaders and monitors at all times. This includes arriving on time, participating in activities and staying throughout structured activities;
To learn something new;
To have fun;
To make suggestions about how the Enrichment Zone! should grow and improve.