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Washington County School District's 21st Century Community Learning Centers
Related Documents:
Washington County School District Grant Narrative
21st CCLC Program Handbook



Soaring to the Future Enrichment Programs


21st CCLC Centers

Kate M. Smith Elementary

Vernon  Elementary

     Need some assistance in academics for your students in grades 3-5. This is the program for you. Contact: Dee Brock KMS or Cindy Richards VES.





Empower all students to become well educated, productive citizens by providing appropriate, high quality, and rigorous educational programs in a safe learning environment.







 Last Day of the 21st CCLC Programs for 2016-17 is May 24, 2017

The 21st Century Community Learning Centers (CCLC) grant is authorized under Title IV, Part B, of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), as amended by the No Child Left Behind Act (NCLB) of 2001. The focus of this program is to provide expanded academic enrichment opportunities for children attending Title I eligible schools.  Afterschool and Summer Programming is of no cost to eligible students and their families.

As stated in the federal statute, the specific purposes of the law are to:

  • Provide opportunities for academic enrichment, providing services to help students, particularly students who attend low-performing schools, to meet State and local student academic achievement standards in core academic subjects, such as reading and mathematics
  • Offer students a broad array of additional services, programs, and activities to reinforce and complement the regular academic program such as: art, music, youth development activities, character education, recreation, technology education, and drug and violence prevention programs
  • Offer families of students opportunities for literacy and related educational development

21st CCLC Afterschool and Summer Programming is designed to complement and enrich school day learning including:

  • Reading and Literacy
  • Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM)
  • Physical Education
  • Health and Wellness
  • Character Education
  • Family Services
  • Service Learning

Program Operation:  Monday-Friday          3:00 PM-6:00 PM    August 16, 2016-May 24, 2017  (Enrichment programs will not convene if the Superintendent cancel school, holidays, early release days)

Program Contacts:  Michele Carter, Project Director (850-535-2046); Kate M. Smith Elementary-Dee Brock (850-638-6220); Vernon Elementary-Cindy Richards (850-535-2486)


Revised: 9/22/2016; 9/26/2016; 9/29/2016; 11/28/2016; 12/06/2016; 01/06/2017; 01/13/2017; 02/03/2017; 03/22/2017; 04/12/2017; 04/20/2017;05/01/2017