"Every kid is one caring adult away from being a success story." - Josh Shipp
ACADEMIC ACHIEVERS PROGRAM
Quality out-of-school (OST) time programs like Academic Achievers reduce the number of school-aged children who become involved with negative behaviors and promote academic success. SA Youth’s Academic Achievers program takes place after school and during the summer for youth between the ages of 5 and 13.
Our site locations operate four to five hours during the school year and up to ten hours over the summer and select school holidays. SA Youth provides a safe place, caring adults, and positive youth development programs during the out-of-school time hours when destructive and other risky behaviors can occur.
SA Youth's Out-of-School Time Program Academic Achievers is an Afterschool Centers on Education (ACE), administered by the Texas Education Agency (TEA), which provides a structured, safe, and supervised place for learning and social interaction. To review our 2020-2021 grant year, Executive Summary, prepared by Steuck & Associates, LLC, please follow the link: Executive Summary of the 21st Century Community Learning Center.
SA Youth’s Academic Achievers Program provides year-round positive youth development programs during non-school hours. We offer an array of programming that focus on the academic achievement, character development, and healthy lifestyles of San Antonio’s youth. Our site locations exist to keep children out of trouble, and engaged in educational activities.
Our youth development services include:
- Academic and homework support
- STEM activities
- Art and music activities
- Nutrition education
- Physical fitness and education
- Field trips (summer programming only)
- Service Learning
- Family engagement opportunities
ACADEMIC ACHIEVERS: ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
SA Youth currently serves students in Kindergarten through 5th grade at the following Elementary Schools in South San Antonio ISD:
ACADEMIC ACHIEVERS: MIDDLE SCHOOL
SA Youth currently serves students in 6th through 8th grade at the following Middle Schools in South San Antonio ISD:
Please Note: There will not be any Summer 2022 programming for grades 6-8 offered through SA Youth.
SA Youth will submit a grant application for the 2023-2024 Nita M. Lowey 21st Century Community Learning Centers (CCLC), Cycle 12 Year 1 program as offered by the Texas Education Agency. Waiver requests will be available for public review after submission of the application on January 23, 2023.
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