Jennifer Brown

Assistant Director of ESE & Summer Camp Series

Jennifer Brown is the Assistant Director of Extended School Enrichment and the Summer Camp Series for Carmel Clay Parks & Recreation. She has a BA in Elementary Education from Ball State University and has worked with youth in various settings for the past 17 years. Jennifer is proud to have worked with the Extended School Enrichment program since its inception in 2006. During the Summer Camp Series, Jennifer oversees the IMPACT summer camp, a job-like experience for 12-15 year olds that allows them to be positive role models to younger campers in a day camp setting.

Lights on After School

On October 20, 2016, Carmel Clay Parks & Recreation’s before and after school program, Extended School Enrichment (ESE) linked with more than a million people in communities across the country and at U.S. military bases worldwide to celebrate the 17th Annual Lights On Afterschool. Event organizers expected over 8,000 afterschool… Read More…

ESE Before School Program is a Hit with Parents & Kids!

Many Carmel Clay School parents and students know about the amazing afterschool programs Carmel Clay Parks & Recreation Extended School Enrichment (ESE) offers every afternoon at each of the 11 Carmel elementary schools, but most don’t know we have an equally awesome before school program as well! The before school… Read More…

Prairie Trace ESE “Rocks!”

The portion of the Extended School Enrichment (ESE) afterschool program that the majority of staff and students enjoy the most are the Enrichment Clubs, which occur each program day from 4:30-5:30pm. Enrichment Clubs are organized sport, hobby, science, or arts and crafts activities planned by ESE staff, with student input,… Read More…

16th Annual Lights On Afterschool Celebration

On Thursday, October 22nd, hundreds of Carmel Clay School students and their families celebrated Lights On Afterschool events at their elementary school’s Extended School Enrichment (ESE) program. The themes for these events ranged from superheroes to fall festivals to afterschool is a “big” deal, the last of which gave ESE… Read More…

Pinwheel Garden at the Monon Community Center

April is Prevent Child Abuse month.  In an effort to bring awareness to this important topic, Carmel Clay Parks & Recreation (CCPR) is teaming up with Pinwheel Promises of Hamilton County, in conjunction with Prevent Child Abuse Indiana, to “plant” a pinwheel garden at the Monon Community Center. Pinwheel gardens symbolize the promise for a… Read More…