It’s a WRAP! 2016 Summer Reflections

This year marked the third year of our It’s a WRAP! (Writing, Reading, Art and Performance) summer program at School on Wheels’ partner location, Salvation Army Barton Center. Each year we pick a theme for It’s a WRAP!, and this summer we concentrated on mysteries....

Summer Camp Adventures: Happy Hollow

When you think back on your childhood summers, what are some of your favorite memories? For me, the first thing that comes to mind are the weeks I spent at summer camp – making new friends, learning new skills and spending time outside. For many students experiencing...

Summertime at School on Wheels

School’s out for the summer!  For our students and tutors, no school means a break from tutoring, but for staff it means a lot of exciting work! Although tutoring just ended, we are already digging in and working hard to make sure next school year is a success. The...

It’s a WRAP!: Summer 2015

This year marked the second year for the It’s a WRAP! (Writing, Reading, Art and Performance) summer program at School on Wheels’ partner, Salvation Army Barton Center downtown. This year the program’s theme was My Life, My History and used poetry to engage 22 kids,...