AFTERSCHOOL IN

California


Afterschool programs in California keep kids safe, boost student success, and help parents keep their jobs. Kids achieve more, productivity goes up, and risky behaviors go down.

California parents strongly support afterschool:

86%

support public funding for afterschool

82%

say afterschool helps them keep their jobs

72%

say afterschool excites kids about learning

80%

say afterschool reduces the likelihood that kids will engage in risky behavior

The need for programs far exceeds the funding available.

Among California's K-12 students:

1,661,374

are enrolled in afterschool

2,435,254

are waiting for an available program

1,247,699

are alone and unsupervised after school

Learn more about afterschool in California

21st Century Community Learning Centers are the only federally funded before-school, afterschool, and summer learning programs.

TODAY

FY 2017

135,508*

of kids enrolled in California afterschool attend a 21st CCLC program

$135,507,607

in federal funds supports 21st CCLC programs statewide

PROPOSED BUDGET

FY 2018

0

kids served in California

$0

to California

Learn more about 21st Century Community Learning Centers

* This figure is an Afterschool Alliance calculation based on the state-allocated 21st CCLC funding and a program cost of $1,000 per child. The program cost per child is an Afterschool Alliance estimation based on the Department of Education's per-student expenditures for: (1) all students attending 21st CCLC programs and (2) students who regularly attend 21st CCLC programs.

California Contacts

NETWORK
AMBASSADORS
CAUCUS

The statewide afterschool network is working to ensure that all kids have access to high-quality afterschool and summer learning programs.

Jeff Davis
California AfterSchool Network
Sacramento, CA
916-325-0854
jdavis@afterschoolnetwork.org
http://www.afterschoolnetwork.org/

AMBASSADORS work to ensure that all kids have access to high-quality afterschool and summer learning programs.

Ambassador Emeritus
ANNA ARAUJO
Boys & Girls Clubs of East Los Angeles
324 North McDonnell Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90022
(323) 263-4955
Send email

Ambassador Emeritus
Tariq Norris
Coronado YMCA of the East Bay
263 S 20th St
Richmond, CA 94804-2709
(510) 412-5647 x137
Send email

Ambassador Emeritus
SANDRA BIRMINGHAM
CSU Channel Islands
One University Drive
Camarillo, CA 93012
(805) 437-3597
Send email

Ambassador Emeritus
Roy Mendiola
Firebaugh-Las Deltas Unified School District
1976 Morris Kyle Dr Second Floor
Firebaugh, CA 93622-9711
(559) 659-1476
Send email

Ambassador Emeritus
GARRETT SHIPES
GREENFIELD SUCCESS AFTER SCHOOL
1624 Fairview Road
Bakersfield, CA 93304
(661) 837-6070
Send email

Ambassador Emeritus
CATHIE MOSTOVOY
Mostovoy Strategies, LLP
CA (310) 936-8207
Send email

Ambassador Emeritus
Stephanie Roberts
Mt. Diablo CARES
1026 Mohr Lane
Concord, CA 94518-1102
(925) 682-8000 x6203
Send email

Ambassador Emeritus
Kasey Blackburn-Jiron
Oakland Unified School District
746 Grand Avenue
Oakland, CA 94610
(510) 568-1030
Send email

Ambassador Emeritus
John Poch
San Jose State University
1393 S. 7th Street, Suite 111
San Jose, CA 95112
(408) 924-1200
Send email

Ambassador Emeritus
Pamela Brasher
Santee School District
9619 Cuyamaca St
Santee, CA 92071-2674
(619) 258-2369
Send email

Ambassador Emeritus
STEVE AMICK
T.H.I.N.K. Together
2101-A E. Fourth Street
Santa Ana, CA 92705
(619) 672-4673
Send email

Ambassador Emeritus
Mary HOSHIKO HAUGHEY
YMCA of Silicon Valley
80 Silicon Valley
Santa Clara, CA 95051
(408) 351-6400
Send email

Ambassador Emeritus
John Ervin
Aspire Public Schools
3311 E. Morada Lane
Stockton, CA 95205
(209) 647-3047
Send email

Since 2005, members of the Afterschool Caucus in both the Senate and the House of Representatives have been building support and resources for quality afterschool programs.

Caucus members in your state:

Rep Doris Matsui (D-CA)

Rep Barbara Lee (D-CA)

Rep Zoe Lofgren (D-CA)

Rep Adam Schiff (D-CA)

Rep Susan Davis (D-CA)

Sen Diane Feinstein (D-CA)

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