AFTERSCHOOL IN

Indiana


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

Indiana parents strongly support afterschool:

87%

support public funding for afterschool

72%

say afterschool helps them keep their jobs

57%

say afterschool excites kids about learning

71%

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

The need for programs far exceeds the funding available.

Among Indiana's K-12 students:

123,163

are enrolled in afterschool

308,914

are waiting for an available program

220,573

are alone and unsupervised after school

Learn more about afterschool in Indiana

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

TODAY

FY 2017

20,538*

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

$20,538,177

in federal funds supports 21st CCLC programs statewide

PROPOSED BUDGET

FY 2018

0

kids served in Indiana

$0

to Indiana

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.

Indiana 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.

Debbie Zipes
Indiana Afterschool Network
445 N. Pennsylvania St., Suite 945
Indianapolis, IN 46204
317-920-0181
dzipes@indianaafterschool.org
http://www.indianaafterschool.org/

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

Ambassador Emeritus
Brigitte Gurden
Boys & Girls Clubs of Lawrence County
2009 19th Street
Bedford, IN 47421
812-279-6123
Send email

Ambassador Emeritus
Ben Johnson
Carmel Clay Parks & Recreation
1235 Central Park Drive East
Carmel, IN 46032
317.573.5240
Send email

Ambassador Emeritus
Milele Kennedy
City of Indianapolis Department of Parks and Recreation
1502 W. 16th Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202
(317) 327-7466
Send email

Ambassador Emeritus
Dan Diehl
Diehl Evaluation and Consulting Services, Inc.
123 NW Fourth Street, Suite 518
Evansville, IN 47708-1717
812-434-6745
Send email

Ambassador Emeritus
Don Kent
NET LITERACY
426 Springwood Drive
Carmel, IN 46032
(317) 340-4011
Send email

Ambassador Emeritus
Herb Higgin
Safe Harbor/Michigan City Area Schools
817 Lafayette Avenue
Michigan City, IN 46360
(219) 873-2026 x3
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 Andre Carson (D-IN)

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