Wilson's Creek

Clubs & Programs

SPARC is a licensed child care program that provides a great opportunity for your child to learn and grow both before and after school through a variety of clubs, sports, enrichment activities, homework help, and mentoring. SPARC also offers clubs throughout the year to enhance learning and physical activity beyond school hours. See our Parent Handbook (PDF) for more information.

  1. Before & After School Programs

    Fremont, Harrison, Truman, Watkins*, Westport, Williams (p.m . only), and Wilson’s Creek
    *Watkins students will be bussed before and after school to Fremont Elementary.

    Before School:
    (6:30 a.m. - School begins; M-F)
    After School: (School dismissal - 6:00 p.m.; M-F) 

    Fee: Before School - $20 per week
    Reduced rate* - $5 per week
    After School - $40 per week
    Reduced rate* - $15 per week
    Registration: Begins July 1
    ?*Must qualify for free/reduced lunch status

  2. Art-C Painting

    Join SPARC and ART-C Painting for this step by step painting class that will have you paint a masterpiece with no experience required! Register by Monday, March 26.

    Who: Grades 5-6
    Where: Wilson's Creek Art Room
    When: Friday, March 30
    Cost: $30

  3. SPARC Elite Feet

    Join SPARC and train with Mr. Zimmerman. Each week you’ll be able to run further and faster than you could the week before!  Register by Thursday, March 8

    Who: Grades 5-6
    Where: Wilson's Creek
    When: 3:30-5 p.m.
    Wednesdays, March 21-April 25
    Cost: $30

How to Register


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SPARC After School Program

The program provides a fun and safe environment for students to continue to learn and grow beyond school hours. The program provides:
  • Snack Time: A healthy after school snack and 100% Juice are provided.
  • Social Time: A chance for friends to catch up, talk about their day, and unwind.
  • Games and Activities: Every day provides a different activity, or choice of activities that work on a core physical, mental, or enrichment element. SPARC focuses on teamwork, sportsmanship, strategy, critical thinking, and more!
  • Homework Time: We give the students a chance to work on any homework from the day, study for any tests, or ask the staff for any specific help with an assignment.
  • Special Events: Movies, pizza parties, and cookouts!