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Grants and Other Financial Assistance Programs

FY2019 Fund Code: 644

Massachusetts 21st Century Community Learning Centers - Summer Enhancement Grant

Funds Allocated:$575,895 (Federal)
Funds Requested:$655,895
Purpose: The purpose of this federally-funded competitive Massachusetts 21st Century Community Learning Centers (CCLC) Summer Enhancement Grant is to stem summer learning loss by expanding innovative summer learning programs that address both the academic and developmental needs of students.
Number of Proposals Received:21 Applicants / 34 sites
Number of Proposals Recommended:19 Applicants / 30 sites
Number of Proposals Not Recommended:2 Applicants /4 sites
(Please note one applicant was awarded funding for 1 of 3 sites)
Result of Funding: Grant recipients will provide students with at least 120 hours of summer programming that will engage students through project-based learning (PBL) and other academically enriching opportunities. In addition, funds will support training, planning and professional development for adults to make better use of time with students and maximize student outcomes. These programs will also engage with various community partners to support students' learning, and social/emotional and physical development. Approximately 3,000 students will benefit from programs and services supported through this funding. Grant awards for each funded site ranges from $16,150–$20,000.

Barnstable Public Schools [Hyannis West Elementary]$20,000
Berkshire Hills Regional School District [Muddybrook Elementary/ Monument Valley Middle School]40,000
Boston Public Schools [Edison Elementary/ Gardener Pilot Academy]40,000
Collaborative for Educational Services [Amherst Middle School/ Coburn Elementary W. Springfield]40,000
Community Group Lawrence [Community Day Arlington School/ Wetherbee Elementary34,000
Fall River Public Schools [Durfee High School / Greene Elementary]40,000
For Kids Only Afterschool [Welch Elementary School / Center Elementary School/Peabody]32,700
Gloucester Public Schools [O'Maley Innovation Middle School]16,150
Holyoke Public Schools [STEM Middle School]20,000
Lowell Public Schools [Morey / Lincoln / McAuliffe Elementary / Shaughnessy Middle School]80,000
New Bedford Public Schools [Gomes Elementary]20,000
North Adams Public Schools [Brayton Elementary]20,000
North Brookfield Youth Center 20,000
Quaboag Regional School District [Warren Elementary]20,000
Salem Public School [Bates Elementary / Collins Middle School]40,000
Southbridge Public School [West St. Elementary]20,000
Wareham Public Schools [Middle School / High School]40,000
Webster Public School [Park Avenue School]15,300
Winthrop Public Schools [Cummings Elementary]17,745
Total Federal Funds$575,895

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