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Academic Enrichment Outside School Hours

Includes providing tutorial 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.

Youth Development

Encompasses youth development, drug and violence prevention, counseling, art, music, recreation, technology education, and character education, designed to reinforce and complement the students’ regular academic programming.

Family Literacy & Advocacy

Offer families of students served by community learning centers opportunities for literacy and related educational development.

On behalf of the New York State Education Department's 21st CCLC Staff, the Rest of State and New York City Technical Assistance Resource Centers we wish each of the dedicated staff of our 138 funded sub-grantees a very Happy Afterschool Professionals Appreciation Week! Thank you for your dedication, commitment and for the love that you give to participants and their families. The world, state and your local community is a much better place because of each of YOU!