SOAR is known throughout Carlsbad for its experienced staff, varied enrichment offerings, and convenient onsite location. This middle school program is part of the high-quality, licensed after-school options that the Carlsbad Educational Foundation has provided for 21 years to students in the Carlsbad Unified School District. SOAR is licensed by the County of San Diego Community Care Licensing according to State of California Title 22.
Engaging, Experienced Team
SOAR team members are chosen for their experience working with middle school student. Each must have college course units in Education and/or Recreation. In addition, we offer ongoing training in communication, curriculum, discipline, and First Aid/CPR certification.
What Our Families are Saying
“My daughter always looks forward to SOAR!”
– Parent, Valley Middle School
“SOAR makes going to school worth it!”
– Aiden, Student, Calavera Hills Middle School
“Every day at SOAR I get to hang out with friends!”
– Dominic, Student, Calavera Hills Middle School
Hours & Fees
Time: Immediately after school until 6 p.m.*
Note: We follow the CUSD school calendar and are closed during holidays and school breaks. Please see the SOAR calendar for details.
$255 per month | $12.50 hourly rate
100% of SOAR proceeds benefit Music, STEAM, and Innovation programs for Carlsbad public school students.