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21st Century Community Learning Center




The 21st Century Community Learning Center After School Program in Candler County is a grant funded program offering K-3 and 4-8th grade students the opportunity for additional academic assistance and supervised educational enrichment programs dedicated to helping children build self confidence, inspire creativity, and stay on track in school.  The program is offered on school days Monday - Thursday from 3:00 - 6:00 p.m.  There is no cost to participate in the program, however enrollment is not guaranteed.  Applications can be found at the Candler County Board of Education at 210 South College St., Metter, GA  30439.

Upon arrival each day the students are given a snack and then proceed to a classroom for 30 minutes to allow them time to complete their daily homework assignments.  Additional tutoring assistance for 1 hour is offered with certified teachers from Metter Elementary, Metter Intermediate and Metter Middle Schools.  The students will then participate in a (2) 45 minute blocks of enrichment consisting of recreation, technology or arts.  Enrichment activities are designed to offer the student a fun filled activity that will foster health awareness, creativity, team building, and individual growth.  Students will have the opportunity to participate in a variety of activities that may include karate, making fun snacks, scavenger hunts, learning new technologies or even creating their own business! 

Parents are encouraged to participate with their child through the various parent nights scheduled throughout the school year.



21st Century Afterschool Family Night Calendar  2013-2014

21st Century Afterschool Family Night Calendar  2013-2014
August 19th Parent Orientation
MES,MIS,MMS come by from 7:30-9:00 or 2:30-5:00 to register your kids

September 3rd- Afterschool Open House

September 19th Learning to Communicate ( Mr. Bill)

October 4th Fall Festival MES

October 10th GSU Health and Resource Fair

October 20th Parent Café

November 21 Lights on Afterschool  

December 8th Parent Café

January 16th – Stem

February 20th Painting with your child

March 20th – State Testing Prep

April 17th – Stem

May -15th – Sign up for summer program



Other Important Dates to Remember

Calendar is subject to change......if you have any questions please contact Mrs. Lawana Marlin at 912-685-5713 ext 237 at Mes and Mary Thaler at MIS/MMS at 912-685-5713 ext 543

21st Century parents are expected to attend at least 3 parents events a year.

Transportation is provided for each student.  Once a student is enrolled attendance is required in order to remain in the program. 

Additional informaiton about the 21st Century Initiative can be found here: US DEPT of EDUCATION

Applications will be sent home with each student the first week of school.  Please contact us if you need an application or need help completing an application.

21st Century FY14 Formative Assessment Worksheet - Metter Elementary School

21st Century FY14 Formative Assessment Worksheet - Metter Intermediate School and Metter Middle School

21st Century Community Learning Center MES Site Annual Evaluation Report

21st Century Community Learning Center MIS-MMS Site Annual Evaluation Report

21st Century Community Learning Center Initiative FY13 Quarter One Evaluation Report