FLYERS Navigators grew from the Fort Mill Study Hall program implemented during the COVID-19 pandemic days of A/B scheduling to help middle school students stay on track with academic work. During the 2021-2022 school year the program became an afterschool club within the Fort Mill middle schools, providing space for students to complete homework, receive additional academic support and create a sense of community and belonging. Navigators Club takes place at school. FLYERS Navigators is open to all students regardless of academic or financial need with financial assistance is available through the Leroy Springs & Co. Bridge Program.
Navigators club offers students in 6th-8th grades
- time, space and support to complete schoolwork and a place to belong from school dismissal to 6pm.
- program staff and volunteers who encourage and help students navigate homework, projects, group work and areas of student interest.
- an opportunity to develop good study habits, build positive relationships and hone life skills for future success.