AFTERSCHOOL IN

Hawaii


Afterschool programs in Hawaii keep kids safe, inspire learning, and give working parents peace of mind. Kids discover who they are and what they love to do, make smart choices, and avoid risky behaviors.

Unmet demand for afterschool and summer programs in Hawaii is high

58k

In 2019, 57,545 children (27%) would have been enrolled in a summer program if one were available to them.

Afterschool programs are supporting kids and families in Hawaii

Kids in afterschool enjoy a wide range of benefits, and parents and families benefit too:

78%

Keeping kids safe and out of trouble

81%

Helping kids build life skills

84%

Giving working parents peace of mind

61%

Engaging in STEM learning

Hawaii parents strongly support afterschool

90%

of parents support public funding for afterschool

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

TODAY

FY 2021

6,172*

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

$6,172,398

in federal funds supports 21st CCLC programs statewide

PROPOSED BUDGET

FY 2022

6,668

kids served in Hawaii

$6,667,589

to Hawaii

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.

Learn More about Afterschool in Hawaii

Hawaii Contacts

NETWORK
AMBASSADORS
CAUCUS
VISTA

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

Paula Adams
Hawai‘i Afterschool Alliance
1776 University Avenue
WA1-102
Honolulu, HI 96822
808-380-1602
hawaiiafterschool@gmail.com
http://www.hawaiiafterschoolalliance.org/

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

Ambassador Emeritus
Peter Tedtaotao
Ft Shafter Youth Center SAS Program
240 Montgomery Drive Building 351
Fort Shafter, HI 96858
(808) 438-1487
peter.tedtaotao@us.army.mil

Ambassador Emeritus
Paula Adams
University of Hawai‘i
1776 University Avenue WA1-102
Honolulu, HI 96822
(808) 380-1602
hawaiiafterschool@gmail.com

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:

Afterschool Sustainability

Afterschool Sustainability VISTAs increase increase the accessibility and quality of afterschool and summer learning programs.

  • Amber Meyers - Hawaii Afterschool Alliance (Honolulu, HI)

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