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General Information
Wednesday, May 6, 2020
Results of Short Survey 3 »
SPARC continues to gather relevant benchmarking data related to how schools are responding to the Coronavirus crisis. The...
Tuesday, April 14, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Quick Survey 2 Results »
SPARC gathered updated benchmarking data from 221 schools from April 13-14, 2020. The resulting data will be useful for sc...
Wednesday, April 1, 2020
Results of SPARC Quick Survey »
SPARC gathered benchmarking data from 110 schools on March 30, 2020. The resulting data will be useful for schools to asse...
Tuesday, March 10, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources for Summer Programs »
SPARC has created a page of Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources for Summer Programs . In addition to useful links, the page...
Friday, February 14, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
SPARC Advisory Board Members Lead Session at ACA National Conference »
Two of our SPARC Advisory Board members, Dan O'Neil and Karen McCann McClelland, teamed up with Laura Kelly of The Handwor...

Sunday, April 5, 2020
Weekly Discussions are Free and Available to Members and Non-Members »
SPARC is hosting a series of Community Discussions that are free and available to staff from member schools and non-member...

SPARC Updates
Tuesday, January 7, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
SPARC Names Advisory Board »
SPARC is pleased to name the following individuals as members of our Advisory Board . SPARC Advisors will provide ongoing...

National Conference
Friday, December 27, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
SPARC National Conference 2020 »
The dates and location for our 2020 National Conference have been announced. Join us in Scottsdale, AZ at the Hotel Valle...

Newsletter Articles
Wednesday, April 15, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Adapting After School Programming to a Virtual Platform: One School’s Story »
Betsy MacIver Neiva, Director of Auxiliary Programming Germantown Friends School Ian Bartimole, Director of ASPire’...
Tuesday, April 14, 2020
Survive and Thrive: Use Your Strengths to Turn the Current Challenge Into an Opportunity »
By Corey Colman, Director of Auxiliary Programs Porter-Gaud School Charleston, SC   Deciphering and...
Tuesday, April 14, 2020
Member Profile: Melissa Curtis, Director of Auxiliary Programs, The Hockaday School »
Name : Melissa Curtis Title : Director of Auxiliary Programs School : The Hockaday School Grades : PK through For...
Wednesday, March 11, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Program Profile: Tuition Bundling at The Wheeler School »
School: The Wheeler School Location: Providence, RI Director of Auxiliary Programs: Bob Rojee Auxiliary Pro...
Wednesday, March 11, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Member Profile: Jacqueline Niang, Director of Alternative Revenue Operations, Miami Country Day »
Name : Jacqueline Niang Title : Director of Alternative Revenue Operations School : Miami Country Day School Grad...