Community Learning Center (CLC)

Program Information

Program NameCommunity Learning Center (CLC)
Partnership categoryExpanded Learning
Service TypesAfter school and youth development
Program DescriptionCommunity Learning Centers (CLC) are Out-of-School Time (OST) programs coordinated by Seattle Parks and Recreation staff professionals, based out of Seattle Public School sites and offered during afterschool, lunchtime, school breaks (winter, spring) and summer. At each site, CLC Coordinators work closely with school administration and staff to ensure that OST programs incorporate both effective academic instructional models and youth development best practices. OST programs encompass a variety of academic, enrichment, recreational, culturally specific and family engagement events and activities, developed in collaboration with school staff, school-based partners, and other community based organizations catering to the unique dynamics and needs of each schools' community.

Organization Information