21st Century Community Learning Grants in Georgia - Afterschool by wangnianwu


									                                                      21st Century Community Learning Grants in Georgia

Grantee                           City          Contact             Award Year  Year One Award Program Description
                                                                                                The Berrien County Collaborative's 21st Century grant is
                                                                                                providing an after school program for grades six through
                                                                                                eight in Nashville, Georgia. This program includes:
                                                                                                homework assistance; enrichment math, reading, and
Berrien County Board of Education Nashville     Gary Chapman               2002        $118,385 science workshops; cultural arts.

                                                                                                   Macon SEEDS (Success through Eduational Enrichment
                                                                                                   Delivery Systems) seeks to address the need for
                                                                                                   afterschool and summer programs defined by the high
Board of Public Education for Bibb                                                                 incidences of juvenile crime, teen pregnancy and
Co.                                Macon        Julie Holloway             2003           $429,287 students critically below standard academic performance.
                                                                                                   Nine participating schools will have tutoring component
                                                                                                   for a minimum of 5 hours a weeek. The tutoring
                                                                                                   population is made of students identified for remedial
Bulloch County Board of                                                                            education and academic enricihment directly related to
Education                         Statesboro    Catherine Hendrix          2003           $833,362 Ga's curriculum standards.
                                                                                                   Our project involves two of our elementary schools and
                                                                                                   operates to increase student academic achievement
                                                                                                   through remedial and enrichment programs for Butts
                                                                                                   County elementary students who are at risk for failure in
Butts County Schools              Jackson       Sheree Bryant              2002           $133,838 school.

                                                                                                   The Tiger T.R.I.B.E. project provides for afterschool
                                                                                                   enrichment in Math and Reading as well as recreational
Catoosa County Schools            Tunnel Hill   Wendy Ingram               2002           $147,690 opportunities for the children of Tiger Creek Elementary.

                                                                                                   Paws & Claws After School keeps children safe, helps
                                                                                                   working families, and provides academic and enrichment
                                                                                                   services to primary and elementary age children. We
                                                                                                   pride ourselves as a gathering place that engages youth
Catoosa County Schools            Ringgold      Donna Jackson              2003           $435,576 in activities which promote learning.

                                                                                                   Chattooga County School System's 21st CCLC program
                                                                                                   has three components for five school sites: an after
                                                                                                   school program; a summer school program; and a family
                                                                                                   literacy program. The after/summer school programs
Chattooga County School System Summerville      Diane Poole                2002           $256,069 provide academic assistance and enrichment activities.
                                                        21st Century Community Learning Grants in Georgia

                                                                                                     A partnership between City Schools of Decatur and
                                                                                                     Decatur Recreation Department provides afterschool
                                                                                                     enrichment, technology instruction, tutorial and care for
                                                                                                     children in pre-k through eighth grades at 3 elementary
City of Decatur                      Decatur      Marian Melton              2003           $668,360 and one middle school.

                                                                                                        Pathways to Success Program (PSP) is implemented in
                                                                                                        4 middle schools with 90% of the staff state certified
                                                                                                        teachers. The extended day instruction is taught through
                                                                                                        project based learning which provides a rigorous and
Clarke County School District        Athens       Suzanne Kennedy            2002             $95,224   relevant curriculum to all students.
                                                                                                        Tift 21st CCLC provides academic enrichment, youth
                                                                                                        development, and family activities at 7 primary and
Coastal Plain RESA/Tift County       Tifton       Stephanie Alexande         2003            $998,627   elementary schools in rural south Georgia.
                                                                                                        Our program is desinged primarily as a tutorial based
                                                                                                        program for students behind in reading and math. Art is
                                                                                                        an integral part of our program and students attend art
Colquitt/Miller Arts Council, Inc.   Colquitt     Laura Hall                 2003           $398,863    one day per week.
                                                                                                        The project serves 180 children across 5 community-
                                                                                                        based centers located throughout Colquitt County. No
Communities In Schools of                                                                               significant changes in circumstances, achievements, or
Colquitt County, Inc                 Moultrie     Denise Bell                2004           $689,432    barriers have been encountered.

                                                                                                     The Crawford County CCLC project is a comprehensive
                                                                                                     youth development and support effort that uses multiple
                                                                                                     partners to bring about a wrap-around platform for the
Crawford County Board of                                                                             identified needs of the youth. It marries academic support
Education                            Roberta      John Douglas               2004           $839,946 with character and leadership development.

                                                                                                     We have an afterschool and summer program at two
                                                                                                     elementary and one middle school sites. Each student
                                                                                                     receives instruction in reading and math each day and
Crisp County School System           Cordele      Connie Peeples             2004           $525,000 also participates in computer lab and activity classes.
                                                                                                     The Dade County After School Program is intended to
                                                                                                     extend the regular school day and provide those
                                                                                                     alternatives to education not afforded during the regular
Dade County School System            Trenton      Ronda Hamilton             2002           $307,068 school day.
                                                                                                     We provide after-school remediation, acceleration, and
                                                                                                     enrichment to at risk students at three of our NI
                                                                                                     elementary schools. Our greatest obstacle has been
Decatur County Schools               Bainbridge   John Hinson                2003           $680,845 parent involvement.
                                                       21st Century Community Learning Grants in Georgia

                                                                                                    Our afterschool program operated 5 days per week
                                                                                                    during the 2003-04 school year in 35 elementary schools
                                                                                                    across four public school systems: DeKalb, Fulton,
                                                                                                    Newton, and Atlanta Public Schools. Our goal is to
DeKalb County School System       Decatur        Mindy DiSalvo              2002           $768,274 provide academic enrichment and tutorial service.

                                                                                                      Our initiative includes a variety of activities during after
                                                                                                      school, summer and weekend programming at four sites.
                                                                                                      These sites include: North Dodge Elementary School,
                                                                                                      South Dodge Elementary School, Dodge County Middle
Dodge Board Of Education          Eastman        Jeanette Cadwell           2002           $306,982   School and the Dodge County B&G Club
                                                                                                      Douglas County Schools and our co-applicant partner,
                                                                                                      Communities in Schools (CIS), a part of the CORE
                                                                                                      community collaborative of Douglas County have joined
                                                                                                      forces to form SMART: Students Maximizing Afterschool
Douglas County School System      Douglasville   Mitzi Teal                 2004           $698,231   Resource Time
                                                                                                      We offer academic and enrichment opportunities to
                                                                                                      poverty ridden students who are low achievers and have
                                                                                                      no access to these opportunities. We are working on
                                                                                                      building positive self esteem and changing attitudes
Early County School System        Blakely        Gwen Houston               2003           $376,180   about school and achievement.
                                                                                                      The Floyd County Board of Education has established
                                                                                                      three 21st Century Community Learning Centers to
                                                                                                      increase student academic achievement and family
                                                                                                      development in the rural communities of Alto Park, Cave
Floyd County Board of Education   Rome           Jamie Massey               2002           $556,614   Spring, and Pepperell.

                                                                                                     The Safe Haven-3:00 project is an after school
                                                                                                     achievement based student and family services support
                                                                                                     program. With 100 students primarily African American,
                                                                                                     from metro Atlanta area's low-achieving Title 1 schools,
FSC/Safe Haven-3:00 Project       Stone Mtn      Rev.H.L. White             2003            $555,058 that have been identified as Needs Improvement.

                                                                                                    Primarily provide After-School Program activities to
                                                                                                    incarcerated youth. Introduced Community Schools to the
Georgia Department of Juvenile                                                                      program. Department is in a change mode and the
Justice                           Decatur        John Rickicki              2002           $175,000 program must be very flexible and adapt to change.
                                                     21st Century Community Learning Grants in Georgia

                                                                                                  Our afterschool program operates 4 days per week in
                                                                                                  two Greene County elementary schools: Jackson and
                                                                                                  North Mulberry. Our goal is to provide academic
Greene County Schools           Greensboro     Bonnie Morrison            2002           $185,200 enrichment and tutorial services to vulnerable students.
                                                                                                  The 21st CCLC program assists in meeting the needs of
                                                                                                  K-5 students and their families by providing them
                                                                                                  opportunities to develop educationally and socially
Hall County YMCA, Inc.          Gainsville     Mike E. Brown              2002           $317,988 through enrichment classes and programs.
                                                                                                  Project ExCITE is a joint effort between the Jeff Davis
                                                                                                  County Board of Education and Jeff Davis Family
                                                                                                  Connections. It allows Jeff Davis county students and
                                                                                                  their families to EXplore Cultural,Instructional, and
Jeff Davis Board of Education   Hazlehurst, GA Saralyn Stapleton          2004           $607,121 Technological Experiences.

                                                                                                  Our 21st CCLC program provides credit recovery,
Jenkins County Board of                                                                           academic improvement, and enrichment opportunities for
Education                       Millen         Julie Chance               2003           $488,600 students before/after school and during summer months.
                                                                                                  The Johnson County CCLC project is designed to
Johnson County Board of                                                                           respond to youth development needs on physical,
Education                       Wrightsville   Barbara Spurlock           2004           $175,000 emotional, and intellectual dimensions.
                                                                                                  Collaboration between Marietta City Schools and the
                                                                                                  Anderson Boys and Girls Club of Marietta to provide
                                                                                                  students at the 7th and 8th grade after-school academic
Marietta City Schools           Marietta       Rona Roberts               2004           $175,000 and cultural enrichment opportunities.

                                                                                                  The 21st Century Community Learning Center sites at
                                                                                                  Dearing Elementary, Thomson Elementary, Norris
                                                                                                  Elementary and Thomson Middle School are all designed
McDuffie County Board of                                                                          to develop the whole person through academics,
Education                       Thomson        Luci Linnenkohl            2002           $583,346 socialization, character building, physical fitness.
                                                                                                  This comprehensive program will increase learning
                                                                                                  opportunities and coordinate existing community
                                                                                                  resources to promote positive health, social, and
Meriwether County Board of                                                                        psychological outcomes for 540 (108 per center)
Education                       Greenville     Christopher Wilson         2004           $875,000 disadvantaged K-8 students and their families.
                                                                                                  The Health Promotion Resource Center (HPRC) at the
                                                                                                  Morehouse School of Medicine (MSM), Clay County
                                                                                                  Board of Education (CCBE), and Stewart County Board
                                                                                                  of Education (SCBE) in partnership with Quitman County
Morehouse School of Medicine    Atlanta        Mary Langley               2002           $645,640 Board of Education (QCBE).
                                                   21st Century Community Learning Grants in Georgia

                                                                                                SACK 21st CCLC provides tutorial and enrichment
                                                                                                services to 7 sites and one Faith Based/CBO Adult
                                                                                                Education site. After school hours of operation are 4
                                                                                                days a week from 3:00-6:00prm, Fridays are for special
Muscogee County School District   Columbus   Arline Kitchen             2004           $605,487 events or Staff Development training.
                                                                                                The Rabun County 21st CCLC project established an
                                                                                                after school program and four-week full day summer
                                                                                                program of extended academic instruction and
                                                                                                enrichment activities that serve grade k-8 students from
Rabun County School System        Clayton    Laverne Beck               2003           $718,928 four poverty impacted schools.

                                                                                                Our project served any students (and their parents) who
                                                                                                applied in grades 3-8 at three sites- Andrew College,
                                                                                                Randolph Elementary, and Randolph-Clay Middle. Adult
                                                                                                literacy, homework help, enrichment, and accelerated
Randolph County School System     Cuthbert   Debra Heath                2003           $319,935 remediation in technology, math, science.

                                                                                                 The Family Academics for Mentoring Innovative Life and
                                                                                                 Youth Development (FAMILY) is a collaborative
                                                                                                 partnership between the Richmond County Board of
Richmond County Board of                                                                         Education (RCBOE), Augusta State University (ASU),
Education                         Augusta    Kay A Crawford, ED         2003            $900,580 Augusta Technical College and Family Connections.

                                                                                                 The program serves at-risk students from 13 schools at 8
                                                                                                 sites; 4 middle schools and 4 elementary schools. The
Savannah-Chatham County Public                                                                   Spring Break intercession is being reviewed for
Schools                        Savannah      LaWanda Ransom             2004          $1,399,923 modicfiactions based on program changes by the district.
                                                                                                 Project Nobility is a partnership between Spelman
                                                                                                 College and Brown Middle School to facilitate a 21st
                                                                                                 Century Community Learning Center. The center
Spelman College                   Atlanta    Pauline Drake              2003           $487,791 integrates character development into afterschool.
                                                                                                 We provide summer school for 220 elementary school
                                                                                                 aged students. Our academic focus is reading,
                                                                                                 mathematics, and writing. Enrichment activities in
                                                                                                 science,arts, technology, and sports are offered each
Stephens County School System     Toccoa     Carol Booth                2003           $538,430 afternoon.

                                                                                                The project is a collaborative formed by Sumter Co.
                                                                                                Schools, Boys and Girls clubs, and Methodist Home for
Sumter County Schools             Americus   Mary Anne Jones            2003           $548,552 Children and Youth. Children at 12 sites are served.
                                                        21st Century Community Learning Grants in Georgia

                                                                                                     We have 3 learning centers, Upper Elementary, Middle,
                                                                                                     and High Schools in Taylor County. We provide an after
                                                                                                     school program for at risk children in grades 1st throught
Taylor County Board of Education Butler           Nancy Peacock              2004           $468,674 12th.

                                                                                                     Tennis In The 'Hood after-school learning center focuses
                                                                                                     on providing academic-direct teaching, academic
                                                                                                     enrichment-indirect teacging, physical fitness/tennis and
Tennis in the 'Hood, Inc.        Fayetteville     Jinaki Wilson              2003           $175,580 intervention/leadership skills to elementary age youth.

                                                                                                     Terrell County Schools' 21st CCLC program addresses
                                                                                                     the literacy and related educational needs of our stuents
                                                                                                     and families. The majority of workshops and clinic focus
                                                                                                     on competency in reading, math, and science with some
Terrell County Schools           Dawson           Shirley Jones              2004           $350,000 academic enrichment in language.
                                                                                                     The Turner County 21st Centruy Community Learning
                                                                                                     Center Initiative is targeting 200 at-risk students, in
                                                                                                     grades K-8, and their parents, at two sites (elememntary
Turner County Board of Education Ashburn          Gloria Pylant              2004           $348,554 and middle schools).

                                                                                                     The Twiggs County 21st Century project is a 4-8 after
                                                                                                     school program with a family literacy component that
Twiggs County Public Schools     Jeffersonville   Carol Brown                2003           $911,380 includes the siblings and family members of the students.
                                                                                                     We are a 3-site afterschool and summer program
                                                                                                     focusing heavily on academic acheivement and
                                                                                                     improvement as well as enrichment classes such as fine
                                                                                                     arts, technology and recreation. We believe that each
Union County Schools             Blairsville      Dana Stephens-Cra          2004           $525,000 child needs an opportunity to shine.

                                                                                                     The LEAP program provides academic & enrichment
                                                                                                     activities in an extended-day and extended year setting.
                                                                                                     The program operates after school, on Saturdays, during
Walton County Public Schools     Monroe           Rita Dickinson             2003           $280,864 interessions, and during the summer months.

Webster County Board of                                                                               Webster Co. 21stCCLC is an after-school program that
Commissioners                    Preston          Dwanna Carter              2002             $98,159 serves grades k-8 at Webster County Elementary.

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