• What is the purpose of Nita M. Lowey 21st Century Community Learning Centers (21st CCLC)?
    The Nita M. Lowey 21st Century Community Learning Centers (21st CCLC) initiative is the only federally funded source dedicated exclusively to out-of-school-time programs. 
    Our program supports student participants in meeting the State’s rigorous academic standards. Funded programs are designed to align with State and school goals and specifically assist targeted students in their school day learning objectives. The Nita M. Lowey 21st Century Community Learning Centers build and sustain comprehensive out-of-school-time programs that provide high-quality academic enrichment opportunities for students.These programs meaningfully engage adult family members in helping their children succeed academically.
    21st CCLC Students
    For more information and eligibility criteria
     please contact our Site Coordinators.
    Deerwood Elementary Site Coordinators: 
    Rebecca Velazquez and Jenitza Davila Astacio

    2021-2022 Program Period: August 26, 2021 - May 26, 2022
    2021-2022 Program Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 3:25 PM - 6:25 PM 

     21st CCLC Program Information 
    English • Spanish
    21st CCLC Parent Handbook
    English • Spanish
    21st CCLC Survey 
     English • Spanish
    Deerwood Students
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    Website last updated October 2021