ACES DATABASE DISCLOSURE: ACES participates in the Sprockets Network and Minneapolis Afterschool Network Database, both of which aim to improve the quality and availability of afterschool and summer programs for youth and their families in Saint Paul and Minneapolis. Information about your child’s participation in this activity will be used to help assess the quality and effectiveness of afterschool programs. Information about your child will be kept confidential and your child will never be identified in any evaluation or research reports. You have the right to review the Data Privacy Notice. If you do not want your child’s data to be included in evaluation or research related to the Sprockets Network and Minneapolis Afterschool Network, please tell our staff and sign the non-consent form. This will NOT affect your child’s participation in the program.
PARTICIPATION: By signing this document, I authorize my child to participate in ACES. I agree to the release statements listed above. I also agree not to hold ACES or any staff members or volunteers liable for any injuries or personal items lost or stolen during my child’s participation in the ACES program and special events. I agree to support my child in the ACES program by reading and signing permission slips, keeping in contact with ACES staff members, and attending family nights when possible. I understand that my student will participate in surveys (SAYO-Y) to measure their progress and ACES’ contribution to their life. *If you wish to decline survey participation, please contact an ACES staff member at 612-331-3454 to opt out.*