21st Century Alaska Community Learning Center

State Grantees

 

ANCHORAGE School District

School Sites Funded

Abstract

Funding Period/Funding Amount Per Year

  • Muldoon Elementary
  • Ptarmigan Elementary
  • Russian Jack Elementary
  • Wonder Park Elementary

Anchorage Community Learning Centers meet the needs of children and families in four high-needs schools. The project serves 100 children at each site. Goals include:

  • improve academic performance in reading, writing, and math
  • students will develop positive attitudes, skills, and behaviors
  • develop mechanisms to sustain the four Community Learning Centers
  • reinforce academic learning though community partnerships, recreation, cultural enrichment, and family and parent support
  • strengthen parents as partners in their children's education

July 1, 2009 -
June 30, 2014

$550,000

 

Contact Name

Contact Information

Susan Williams

Anchorage School District
5530 E. Northern Lights Blvd
Anchorage, AK 99504

Telephone: (907) 742-4174
Fax: (907) 742-4014

Email: Williams_Susan@asdk12.org

 

Anchorage School District

School Sites Funded

Abstract

Funding Period/Funding Amount Per Year

  • Mountain View Elementary School
  • Taku Elementary School
  • Willow Crest Elementary School

Three school-based Community Learning Centers will provide a safe, academically focused after-school program of expanded learning, with recreational, enrichment, and parent involvement.

July 1, 2012 -
June 30, 2017

$500,000

 

Contact Name

Contact Information

Susan Williams

Anchorage School District
5530 E. Northern Lights Blvd
Anchorage, AK 99504

Telephone: (907) 742-4174
Fax: (907) 742-4014

Email: Williams_Susan@asdk12.org

 

Anchorage School District

School Sites Funded

Abstract

Funding Period/Funding Amount Per Year

  • Nicholas J. Begich Middle School
  • Fairview Elementary
  • North Star Elementary
  • Alaska Native Charter School

Anchorage Community Learning Centers will target highest-risk students who are below proficient in core subjects. The goal is to increase achievement for all students in ASD's CLCs. These programs start immediately after school, with USDA-approved meals, academic enrichment/homework completion, and high-quality academic and enrichment activity blocks. These are aligned with and support literacy, math, and science curricula.

 

July 1, 2013 - June 30, 2018

$500,000

 

Contact Name

Contact Information

Susan Williams

Anchorage School District
5530 E. Northern Lights Blvd
Anchorage, AK 99504

Telephone: (907) 742-4174
Fax: (907) 742-4014

Email: Williams_Susan@asdk12.org

 

Bering Strait School District

School Sites Funded

Abstract

Funding Period/Funding Amount Per Year

  • Tukurngailnguq School
  • Aniguiin School

Bering Straits Academics, Credit Recovery, Physical Activity, and Nutrition Project (ACPN) will provide K-12 afterschool programs at two sites.  This project will provide interventions during afterschool activities that address student weaknesses and that complement lessons being taught in the classroom during the school day.  Program activities include homework help, tutoring, credit recovery, SPARK physical activity, nutrition education, and cultural activities. 

July 1, 2012 -
June 30, 2017

 

$178,000

Contact Name

Contact Information

Tammy Dodd

Bering Strait School District
P.O. Box 225
Unalakleet, AK 99684-0225

Telephone: (907) 624-4301
Fax: (907) 624-4288

Email: tdodd@bssd.org

 

Bering Strait School District

School Sites Funded

Abstract

Funding Period/Funding Amount Per Year

  • Shishmaref School
  • Koyuk-Malemute School

The Academic, Recreational, and Cultural Project (ARC) will focus on academic achievement for all participating students. ARC will provide an after-school tutoring program four days per week for non-proficient students in grades 4-12.

July 1, 2009 -
June 30, 2014

FY10 $207,746

FY11-FY13 $295,746

FY14 $207,746

 

 

Contact Name

Contact Information

Tammy Dodd

Bering Strait School District
P.O. Box 225
Unalakleet, AK 99684-0225

Telephone: (907) 624-4301
Fax: (907) 624-4288

Email: tdodd@bssd.org

 

 

Boys & Girls Club of the Kenai Peninsula

School Sites Funded

Abstract

Funding Period/Funding Amount Per Year

  • Mt. View Elementary
  • Nikiski North Star Elementary
  • Nikiski Middle/High School

The goal of the Boys and Girls Club Community Learning Center program is to provide a qualified afterschool/summer program that addresses all the needs of the students at risk.  Programming includes our At-Risk-Meals, intense tutoring, enrichment activities that are educational and fun, mentoring, and qualified staff that will work with the students to increase academic achievement in all core subjects and build the students’ confidence and skills to be life-long learners.

July 1, 2013- June 30, 2018

$463,700

 

 

Contact Name

Contact Information

Shanette Wik

Boys & Girls Clubs of the Kenai Peninsula
705 Frontage Rd., Suite B
Kenai, AK 99611

Telephone: (907) 283-2682
Fax: (907) 283-8190

Email: swik@positiveplaceforkids.com

 

Fairbanks North Star Borough School District

School Sites Funded

Abstract

Funding Period/Funding Amount Per Year

  • North Pole Middle School
  • North Pole Elementary
  • Ryan Middle School
  • Randy Smith Middle School
  • Lathrop High School

The Fairbanks Community Learning Centers (CLC) consists of centers that serve low-income, low performing, and academically at-risk students who generally attend middle and high schools. The program consists of two sessions: the on-site academic remediation for all centers and the academic enrichment that will be offered either at school sites or at the Boys and Girls Clubs. The mission of the program is to create CLCs that have a strong academic focus and to provide high-risk secondary students with engaging academic, enrichment, cultural and recreational activities as well as literacy and related educational development to families of these students.

July 1, 2009 - June 30, 2014

FY10 $452,793

FY 11-13 $552,793

FY14 $452,793

 

Contact Name

Contact Information

Julie Wild-Curry

Fairbanks North Star Borough School District
520 Fifth Avenue
Fairbanks, AK 99701-4756

Telephone: (907) 452-2000 ext. 11251
Fax: (907) 451-0541

Email: julie.wild-curry@k12northstar.org

 

Fairbanks North Star Borough School District

School Sites Funded

Abstract

Funding Period/Funding Amount Per Year

  • Anne Wien Elementary School
  • Joy Elementary School
  • Nordale Elementary School

The Fairbanks After School Programs have three goals:

  • Goal 1: Participating students will improve their academic performance.
  • Goal 2: Participating students will gain improve in their attendance.
  • Goal 3: Participating students will become more engaged and have increased confidence about learning.

July 1, 2012 -
June 30, 2017

$486,256

 

Contact Name

Contact Information

Julie Wild-Curry

Fairbanks North Star Borough School District
520 Fifth Avenue
Fairbanks, AK 99701-4756

Telephone: (907) 452-2000 ext. 11251
Fax: (907) 451-0541

Email: julie.wild-curry@k12northstar.org

 

Fairbanks North Star Borough School District

School Sites Funded

Abstract

Funding Period/Funding Amount Per Year

  • Hunter Elementary
  • Denali Elementary

The Fairbanks After School Programs (ASP) will provide programs at two Title 1 Elementary schools as well as a four-week summer program. Both schools will place particular emphasis on serving Alaska Native/American Indian students and Students with Disabilities.  Programs will begin with healthy snack time and continue with academic, enrichment and homework assistance sessions.  Academics will be embedded in the project-based learning and align with the regular school day. 

July 1, 2013 -
June 30, 2018

$411,994

Contact Name

Contact Information

Julie Wild-Curry

Fairbanks North Star Borough School District
520 Fifth Avenue
Fairbanks, AK 99701-4756

Telephone: (907) 452-2000 ext. 11251
Fax: (907) 451-0541

Email: julie.wild-curry@k12northstar.org

 

Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District

School Sites Funded

Abstract

Funding Period/Funding Amount Per Year

  • Burchell High School
  • Valley Pathways
  • Mat-Su Central

The Learning Center provides educational and support services to academically challenged, at-risk high school students. The project objectives are:

  • provide remedial academic services
  • promote educational enrichment opportunities
  • provide care management, mental health, and drug & alcohol support services on site
  • provide education and parenting skills to families

July 1, 2009 -
June 30, 2014

FY 10 $550,000

FY11-13
$684,000

FY14 $550,000

Contact Name

Contact Information

Diane Demoski

Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District
1775 W. Parks Hwy.
Wasilla, AK 99654

Telephone: (907) 373-7775
Fax: (907) 761-4076

Email: diane.demoski@matsuk12.us

 

Juneau School District

School Sites Funded

Abstract

Funding Period/Funding Amount Per Year

  • Juneau-Douglas High School

The Credit Attainment, Recovery, & Employability Skills (CARES) center is designed for Juneau School District students who are credit deficient. CARES will also work with dropouts who want to return to school, make up credits, and graduate with a diploma.
The three main elements of CARES are:

  • Academic and elective classes taught by JDHS teachers
  • Academic enrichment classes and workshops, such as Native Arts and Culture, nutrition and fitness, and Living Independent
  • Vocational/technical classes and experiences that give students skills they need to find and keep work

July 1, 2009 -
June 30, 2014

FY 10-11
$300,000

FY 11-13
$475,000

FY14 $300,000

Contact Name

Contact Information

Bernie Sorenson

Juneau School District
10014 Crazy Horse Drive
Juneau, AK 99801

Telephone: (907) 523-1816
Fax: (907) 523-1728

Email: sorensob@jsd.k12.ak.us

 

Sitka School District

School Sites Funded

Abstract

Funding Period/Funding Amount Per Year

  • Pacific High School
  • Blatchley Middle School
  • Keet Gooshi Heen Elementary School
  • Baranof Elementary School

The Sitka 21st CCLC program is designed to serve students who are at risk for academic under-achievement and/or live in homes that are economically disadvantaged. The program will operate four sites aimed at improving academic development and providing academic enrichment opportunities targeting science, technology, engineering, math, (STEM), the arts, culture, fitness, and family engagement for these students. 

July 1, 2013 -
June 30, 2018

$317,080

Contact Name

Contact Information

Margaret Galanin

Sitka School District
300 Kostrometinoff Street
Sitka, AK 99835

Telephone: (907) 966-1402
Fax: (907) 966-1462

Email: galaninm@sitkaschools.org

 

Southeast Regional Resource Center (SERRC)

School Sites Funded

Abstract

Funding Period/Funding Amount Per Year

  • June Nelson Elementary School (Kotzebue)

SERRC’s 21st CCLC project at June Nelson Elementary School will serve 60 students in grades K-2 annually. This student population is at-risk for low academic achievement according to numerous indicators, including RAPD scores, the kindergarten development profile , AIMSweb assessments given at the school four times each year, and subsequent 3rd grade SBA scores for Reading and Writing. The afterschool program has four goals:

  1. Increase the pre-literacy and literacy skills of students in grades K-2
  2. Strengthen parent involvement in their child’s learning
  3. Strengthen the connection between the school and community, and
  4. Improve student’s emerging social and cooperative skills

July 1, 2012 - June 30, 2017

$175,356

Contact Name

Contact Information

Julie Staley

 

Southeast Regional Resource Center (SERRC)
210 Ferry Way
Juneau, AK 99801

Telephone: (907) 586-6806
Fax: (907)463-3811

Email: julies@serrc.org