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Elementary School

Elementary programming focuses on fifth grade students and uses a College Knowledge workbook to structure time spent with college mentors. Site Coordinators and Mentors are active in area schools, visiting two to four times a week.

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The Blugold Beginnings Program for fifth graders offers the following:

Sign up for the program today!  Student Applications can be turned into your elementary school staff, Blugold Beginnings staff at your school, or mailed to:

University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
Attn: Blugold Beginnings
105 Garfield Avenue
Eau Claire, WI 54702

2013-2014 Participating Schools with Weekly Mentoring:

Augusta Elementary
Schedule: Monday from 10:00-12:00pm and Friday from 8:00-9:45am

Flynn Elementary
Schedule: Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 12:15-1:00pm

Lakeshore Elementary
Schedule: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 11:50-12:30pm
Longfellow Elementary
Schedule: Tuesday and Wednesday from afterschool until 6:00pm

Manz Elementary
Schedule: Tuesday and Thursday from 3:30-5:00pm

Putnam Heights Elementary
Schedule: Tuesday and Thursday from 11:30-12:20pm and 3:30-5:00pm

Robbins Elementary
Schedule: Monday from afterschool until 4:30pm

Sherman Elementary
Schedule: Monday through Friday from 12:10-1:00pm
                 Monday through Friday from 3:30-5:00pm