21st Century Program Information

The 21st Century Community Learning Centers (21st CCLC) initiative is a key component of the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). The specific purposes of the federal law are to:

  • provide opportunities during non-school hours for academic enrichment, including providing tutorial services to help students, particularly students who attend low-performing schools, to meet the challenging State academic standards;
  • offer students a broad array of additional services, programs and activities during non-school hours such as:
    • youth development activities,
    • service learning,
    • nutrition and health education,
    • drug and violence prevention programs,
    • counseling programs,
    • arts, music, physical fitness and wellness programs,
    • technology education programs,
    • financial literacy programs,
    • environmental literacy programs,
    • mathematics, science, career and technical programs,


We know what you can talk about at dinner tonight. Talk about where you will have lunch or dinner tomorrow night! Tail-Gators Brews & Grill continues their #GivingTuesday contribution to our #ClubKids by donating a portion of the proceeds of EVERY burger sold on Tuesday to the programs that serve our Club Kids! ... See MoreSee Less

Our #ClubKids had a busy Saturday with their performance at the Legit Block Party ๐ŸŽ‰ today!
#GreatFuturesStartHere #APlaceToBecome #Christmas #Christmas2018 #bgcslc #bgca
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