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.