Extended School Day

Homer Davis offers Skills for Success for grades 1-6,  through Flowing Wells Community Schools. Parents may also enroll their child, including kinder, in the YES program. You may contact Lisa Lawson or Lorena Escalante, our Skills 4 Success Site Coordinators, at 520-442-7989, if you have any questions. Please see below for additional information on both of these educational programs. 

Skills for Success at Homer Davis Elementary School 

NOTE: Skills for Success is not open on half days. Please refer to the calendar included in your Sills for Success packet for more information.

The Skills for Success (S4S) program provides comprehensive, developmentally appropriate after-school activities, along with community support and education, for Homer Davis Elementary School students — all free of charge.

This after-school program provides opportunities that directly benefit the academic and social needs of each student with a focus on reading, math, language arts, computer literacy, and positive self-concept.

Skills for Success activities include academic student enrichment through tutoring and computer assisted instruction, after-school high interest classes and fieldtrips, indoor and outdoor recreation, adult mentoring, and numerous educational opportunities for the surrounding community. By providing these activities, the Skills for Success staff members hope to enrich and enhance the lives of those attending Walter Douglas Elementary School.

New Daily Schedule

This school year, Skills for Success begins on August 21, 2023 and ends on May 9, 2023.  The program will run Monday through Thursday afternoons from 2:10 p.m. – 4:35 p.m. If you have to pick your child up early, please contact the site coordinator at:  (520) 442-7989.   Depending on a student’s grade level, he/she can attend Skills for Success on certain days of the week:

Monday afternoons               1st, 2nd and 3rd Graders

Tuesday afternoons              1st, 2nd and 3rd Graders

Wednesday afternoons         4th, 5th and 6th Graders

Thursday afternoons             4th, 5th and 6th Graders

Free Bus Home

A bus is available to take the children from Skills for Success home. The bus is only available to those who do not live within walking distance. The bus departs at 4:40 p.m. Please refer to the transportation schedule is included in your packet.

There is open enrollment for this program; however, students are strongly encouraged to attend throughout the entire year. Skills for Success is closed on early-release days and no-school days. Please refer to the calendar included with your application packet for specific dates of closure.

Flowing Wells Community Schools (FWCS)/YES Program

Would you like before or after school care for your child(ren)?  Flowing Wells Community Schools (FWCS) is a great place for your child(ren) to be.  The FWCS YES program is located in a separate building facility on campus and offers a well-planned and supervised format for children in kindergarten through sixth grade, ages 5-12 years old.  The program arranges fun filled activities that will excite and stimulate your child, in addition to fostering social, physical and critical thinking skills.  Typical daily activities include homework time, arts and crafts, STEM and organized games.  The children will also participate in a variety of discovery projects.

The program is dedicated to ensure the safety, health, and well-being of all the students in the school-age quality after school programs.

The FWCS/YES program is open from 6:30a.m. - 7:30a.m. and 2:00p.m - 6:00p.m.  If you have questions about our program on campus, please contact the Flowing Wells Community Schools at (520) 696-8397

For more information on fees and enrollement, click below.

Flowing Wells Community Schools
1444 West Prince Road
Tucson, AZ  85705
Phone: (520) 696-8397
Office hours: Monday–Friday; 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.