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Grant Allocations & Awards: FY2013

Fund Code: 647-B-2
Massachusetts 21st Century Community Learning Centers - Exemplary

Funds Allocated: $3,166,631(Federal)
Funds Requested: $5,241,026
Purpose: The purpose of the Fiscal Year 2013 federally-funded Massachusetts 21st Century Community Learning Centers (CCLC) Exemplary Program is to expand and enhance the mentoring capacity of Community Learning Centers that operate during out-of-school hours and provide students with academic enrichment opportunities along with other activities designed to complement the students' school-day programs. Community Learning Centers may offer literacy and related educational development to families of students participating in the 21st CCLC programs. NOTE: Grants were submitted and awarded in three categories based on the level of experience, funding, and expectations. The three categories are Promising (P); Exemplary (E); and Demonstration (D).
Number of Proposals Received: 33 entities / 47 applications (20P; 12E; 15D)
Number of Proposals Recommended: 26 entities / 31 applications (15P; 6E; 10D)
Number of Proposals Not Recommended: 7 entities / 16 applications (5P; 6E; 5D)
Result of Funding:This grant program will enable school districts and their partnering organizations at 40 sites in 26 communities to expand and enhance the statewide network of exemplary 21st CCLC programs. These programs provide mentoring, peer support, training, and technical assistance and that serve as learning labs for new and existing 21st CCLC programs as well as other out-of-school time programs across the Commonwealth. Collectively, these programs will provide more than 1,500 youth in grades K-8 with academic enrichment opportunities along with other activities designed to complement the students' school-day program. The services for students will take place before and after school as well as during the summer. Grant awards range from $50,000 to $275,244.
Barnstable Public Schools (P site: Hyannis West Elementary)$85,000
Boston Public Schools (D sites: Gardener, Murphy, and Young Achievers)150,000
Collaborative for Educational Services (P sites: $195,500 - Maple and Pepin Elementary in Easthampton; D site: $70,671- Palmer Middle)266,171
Community Day of Lawrence (P sites: Wetherbee and Arlington)191,250
Dennis-Yarmouth Regional School Distinct (P site: M.E. Small Elementary)106,250
East End House (P site: at East End House, primarily serving the Kennedy School)127,500
Everett Public Schools (P site: Whittier)106,250
Fall River Public Schools (P site: $97,000 - Watson Elementary; E site: $50,000 - Greene)147,500
Fitchburg Public Schools (P site: Crocker Elementary)125,375
Framingham Public Schools (P site: Wilson Elementary)110,500
Haverhill Public Schools (D site: Cosentino Middle School)52,500
Holyoke Community College (E site: Peck Middle)78,000
Holyoke Public Schools (P site: Morgan Elementary)127,415
Lowell Public Schools (P sites: Robinson and Morey)275,244
Malden Public Schools (D sites: Forestdale and Linden)94,074
Methuen Public Schools (P sites: Tenney and Timony Lower Schools)191,250
New Bedford Public Schools (P site: $127,500 - Roosevelt Middle; E site: $60,000 - Lincoln; D site: $71,000 - Carney Academy)258,500
North Adams Public Schools (E site: $52,250 - Brayton Middle; D site: $74,695 - Brayton Elementary)126,945
North Brookfield Youth Center (E site: North Brookfield Elementary)52,000
Springfield Public Schools (E site: Zannetti)50,000
Taunton Public Schools (P site: Pole Elementary)127,500
Triton Regional School District (D site: Salisbury Elementary) 50,000
Wareham Public Schools (D site: Minot Grades 4-5)50,000
Webster Public Schools (D site: Middle)55,707
Winchendon Public Schools (D site: Toy Town Elementary)75,000
Woburn Boys and Girls Club (P site: Shamrock Elementary)86,700
Total Federal Funds$3,166,631
Program ContactExt.
Karyl Resnick kresnick@doe.mass.edu3515

Last Updated: January 3, 2013
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