AFTERSCHOOL IN

Hawaii


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

Hawaii parents strongly support afterschool:

93%

support public funding for afterschool

72%

say afterschool helps them keep their jobs

62%

say afterschool excites kids about learning

75%

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

The need for programs far exceeds the funding available.

Among Hawaii's K-12 students:

54,184

are enrolled in afterschool

59,057

are waiting for an available program

36,474

are alone and unsupervised after school

Learn more about afterschool in Hawaii

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

TODAY

FY 2017

5,839*

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

$5,839,198

in federal funds supports 21st CCLC programs statewide

PROPOSED BUDGET

FY 2018

0

kids served in Hawaii

$0

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.

Hawaii 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.

Paula Adams
Hawaii Afterschool Alliance
841 Bishop Street, Suite 301
Honolulu, HI 96813
808-351-0761
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
Send email

Ambassador Emeritus
Paula Adams
Kahoomiki's Fun 5 Program
841 Bishop Street Suite 301
Honolulu, HI 96813
(808) 380-1602
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:

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Tell Congress to save Hawaii's afterschool programs!

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