Atlanta, GA, April 3, 2006 - SCANA Energy will recognize the accomplishments of the students at its Knollwood Elementary School Homework Center during an end-of-school-year celebration Monday, April 10.
The event will be held at the school on 3039 Santa Monica Drive in Decatur from 3 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. Festivities will include Radio Disney partner who will entertain students and teachers with interactive games and a Blue Bell ice cream social.
The Knollwood Elementary Homework Center operates from 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday. The center serves 60 third through fifth-grade students. "Since we partnered with SCANA Energy for this rewarding after-school program three years ago, our teachers have seen remarkable improvements both scholastically and personally among our students," says Dr. Cecil Clark II, principal of Knollwood. "We are pleased and proud to celebrate the accomplishments of our students and teachers and look forward to our continued progress."
SCANA Energy Homework Centers provide a safe and structured study environment where students can complete their class assignments and learn proper study skills. Each homework center operates with two certified teachers who are responsible for the total management of the program. SCANA Energy provides funds for the teachers, an assistant, snacks, and student incentives. Additional Georgia Homework Centers include elementary schools in Augusta, East Point, Macon, Marietta, Rome, and Savannah.
SCANA Energy, serving more than 450,000 customers in Georgia, is one of the largest natural gas marketers in Georgia. The company also has a regulated unit, SCANA Energy Regulated Division, selected as the state's only regulated natural gas provider.