Alternative Family Education

Alternative Family Education

AFE supports, nurtures and inspires families and students to discover and develop their potential through engaged learning, problem solving and community involvement. 

AFE is Community 

Our resource center full of books, games, textbooks, and much more is open:
Mon 10-1, Tue 10-3:30, Wed and Thu 10-5.

AFE Resource Center online:
The BSSC Library has great resources here:
and on the BSSC Library page: BSSC Library Link

Want to talk to someone about enrolling at AFE? Call Gail at 831-429-3898 X55214 or email gailmab[email protected]

Our Classes 
We offer daily in person enrichment classes as well as daily zoom enrichment classes. Please see the "AFE Enrichment Classes" link on the left for more information.
Click here to see our class schedule for Spring 2023.

AFE Schedule Spring 2023.pdf

AFE Schedule Fall 2022.pdf


Happy New Year, everyone!
School will open again on 1/11/23, classes start 1/17.
(photo courtesy of Karthik)

Our Follywood Film Festival is coming up in March!
Date changed to Saturday 3/18!
Film making class with Conner starting Monday 2/6, 5-6:30pm, for 6-12th graders.
Limited to 16 students.

Create artwork for the festival:

Here's the AFE "Oscar," our "AFEid Award," from a previous year as inspiration for your art:

AFE Science Night, Wednesday 1/26, 5:30-8pm!
Lots of hands-on activities and experiments
about how scientists work, air, water,
heat, carbon, and extinctions
- and what do they all have to do with climate change?
Please bring potluck food! (no peanuts/peanut butter)

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