Clements Boys & Girls Clubs Winter Storm Recovery Update – 2.24.21
In response to KISD’s latest winter storm recovery update(2.23), Clements Boys & Girls Clubs is prepared to continue supporting the evolving needs of local families. Based on available public information, our response will include the following options.
1. Return to Business As Usual: If the boil water notice is lifted this evening, all club facilities (including school based sites) will return to normal after-school program operations tomorrow (2.25).
2. Extended Recovery: If the boil water notice is not lifted this evening and students are unable to safely return to school, the following facilities will continue the 7:30-5:30 operating schedule for 6-12 year-old youth as long as needed.
a. McLaurin-Boyd Family Clubhouse (MLB): 703 N 8th Street, Killeen, TX 76541 | 254.699.5808
b. Nolanville Unit (Nolanville): 400 Gold Star Avenue, Nolanville, TX 76559 | 254.275.8166
c. Woody Hall Unit (Woody Hall): 5100 Trimmier Road, Killeen, TX 76541 |254.634.0308 (**Youth must be 7 years old to attend).
3. Targeted Relief: Per KISD’s update, and pending a return to school directive, the following facility will remain open all day for 6-12 year old youth who are subject to alternate education plans (Skipcha Elementary students) due to ongoing campus recovery needs. This option will remain available as long as alternate education plans remain in place.
a. Woody Hall Unit (Woody Hall): 5100 Trimmier Road, Killeen, TX 76541 |254.634.0308 (**Youth must be 7 years old to attend).
Skipcha students who consider attending Woody Hall are encouraged to bring remote learning devices and hotspots. Boys & Girls Clubs Staff will provide structured opportunities and support throughout the day for students to complete virtual learning requirements.
All enrollment and activity fees will be waived during this time of crisis. If your child is not an active member, please visit www.bgctx.org/join to complete a membership application as soon as possible (proof of age is required). Staff will have additional membership applications available at each site.
Boys & Girls Club trained staff will provide our community’s youth with a safe space and access to enriching programs and activities all while maintaining existing COVID-19 safety protocols, including mask requirements for all youth. Capacity will be limited to (75) youth at MLB, (250) youth at Woody Hall, and (30) youth at Nolanville to ensure additional pandemic and recovery-related safety precautions.
In partnership with KISD, BGC staff will provide youth with a lunch and afternoon snack. Parents are encouraged to provide youth with breakfast and additional food options and additional drinking water during their time at the Club.
Vice President of Recourse Development
Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Texas