21st Century Grant public notice

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Sacramento City Unified School District is applying for the 21st Century High School After School Safety and Enrichment for Teens (ASSETs) and the 21stCentury Community Learning Centers Elementary and Middle/Junior High Students Cohort 10 Fiscal Year 2017-18 grant.

The 21st Century Century Community Learning Centers Program provides funding for five years to establish or expand before-and after-school programs that provide disadvantaged kindergarten through 12th grade students with academic enrichment opportunities and supportive services to help the students meet state and local standards in core content areas.

In order to qualify for funding and program services, an agency must serve a high percentage of students (at least 40 percent) from low-income families.

Expanded Learning/Youth Development Support Services Department will apply for the funding for schools that have not previously received any ASSETs funding and also for those schools that are in the last year of their ASSETs funding cycle.

The district will also be applying for funds for some elementary and middle schools that have a waiting list for Expanded Learning Program services under the ASES grant or their current 21st Century funding is expiring on June 30, 2017.

The application is due on Wednesday, December 21, 2016. 

Should you have any questions, please call Manpreet Kaur, Coordinator Expanded Learning/Youth Development Support Services at (916) 643 – 9262.