After-school Programs &
21st Century Community Learning Centers

Student playing chessAfter-school programs provide children and teens with safe places to try new activities, develop new skills, have fun, and learn. RIDE also oversees 21st Century Community Learning Centers (21st CCLCs). These are federally funded, high quality after-school and summer programs. They provide students with academic support, enrichment and school engagement. They complement students' regular academic program.