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After School Study Hall

Students that are still on campus at 2:50 PM that are not participating in an approved and supervised activity such as tutoring, athletics, or clubs, will be required to report to the Cafeteria for the B.A.S.E. (Buffalo After School Enrichment) Program. It begins at 2:50 PM and ends at 6:30 PM at a cost of $100 per nine weeks.

Daily B.A.S.E. Schedule


2:50 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Academic Time - VHS Cafeteria

  • After receiving a snack, students will break out into teacher-led academic time in core subjects.

  • All students reporting to B.A.S.E. must complete this academic enrichment time.

  • This period of time is offered to families free of charge.


4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Enrichment/Intramural Activities - VHS Cafeteria (Or other areas, appointed by Intramural Coaches/Teachers)

  • Students will be able to participate in a variety of enrichment activities such as eSports, pickleball, kickball, etc. for an additional charge (Offerings will vary by nine weeks)

  • Periodically, there will be an Academy Snapshot where one academy is highlighted and students are given the opportunity to experience what that academy has to offer at no additional charge.


5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Supervised Flex Time - VHS Cafeteria and Courtyard

  • Students will be able to continue any homework they may still need to complete, play board games with friends, or complete other fun activities like corn hole or ring toss.




Students are required to sign in and out. Once signed out, students are not permitted to return to campus for the day. The Student Code of Conduct applies in the B.A.S.E. program. Please make sure students leave campus after school and do not return if they do not want to attend and pay for the B.A.S.E. Program. 


Students leaving the B.A.S.E. program for the day should be picked up at the doors by the Cafeteria in the southwest parking lot. Parents may call or text the student that they are outside, or call 352-259-3777 to speak to B.A.S.E. personnel.


If you need additional information, please call the B.A.S.E. Coordinator at the High School Office at 352-259- 3777 - extension 21152.

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