Welcome to Flipside
Flipside offers a large variety of enrichment opportunities in art, music & dance, language & culture, health & wellness, social growth, leadership & service, and STEM. Our goal is to provide urban youth with opportunities to explore and discover their passions in a safe, structured, and supportive environment.
- Is absolutely free!
- Offers snack and transportation to eligible students daily
- Monday through Thursday
- Offers a program on nonschool days & summer called Teenventure
Program Evaluation Information
The Flipside afterschool program continually works to improve the program quality and experience for students in order to reach intended outcomes. Parents are given the option to to have their child participate in evaluation activities upon registering for the program. If you choose not to participate in program evaluation activities, please sign and return the form below to your school office. The student survey is also listed below for your review.
Degrees and Certifications:
Hello, my name is John Dungey from St. Paul Minnesota. I’ve been an employee of Saint Paul Public Schools over ten years. During the regular school year, I work as the Flipside coordinator at Battle Creek Middle School and during the summer term, I work for Freedom School. I enjoy building relationships with young scholars. My goal is to expand the minds of the youth.
For Youth Grades 6-8
Monday through Thursday
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Fall Session: Oct. 9 - Jan. 25
Spring Session: Jan 29 - May 10
Programs held primarily at BCMS
Flipside is sponsored by the Saint Paul Public Schools Alternative Education, Athletics, and Community Education Departments in partnership with the City of Saint Paul Parks and Recreation, and Saint Paul Library. It is partially funded with a grant from the Minnesota Department of Education using federal funding, CFDA 84.287, Every Student Succeeds Act, Title IV B – 21 Century Community Learning Centers. The contents of this publication do not necessarily represent the policy of the Federal Department of Education or the State Department of Education and you should not assume endorsement by the federal or state government.