After the Bell program
Where after school is an innovative playground.
Teaching students to...
CONNECT! CONTRIBUTE! CREATE!
Our Mission Statement
Inspiring youth today, creating productive citizens tomorrow!
21st Century Community Learning Center (21st CCLC) Grants strive to build and sustain out of school time learning opportunities that provide academically enriching youth development, while engaging families to be active partners in their child’s success.
After the Bell- 21st Century Community Learning Center programs are currently in 9 Paradise Valley Unified School District elementary schools, 1 middle school and 1 high school. Our department is committed to offering high quality extended day learning opportunities for students and their families. Each site has been awarded a 21st CCLC grant based on a competitive application process that is monitored by ADE. The grant is a five year cycle of funding that is used for academic, enrichment, youth development, professional development and family engagement offerings outside of regular school day hours.
21st CCLC is a collaboration with PVUSD Community Education and various community partnerships.
The 21st Century Community Learning Center afterschool program is funded by a federal grant from the U.S. Department of Education and administered by the Arizona Department of Education.