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Title IV, Part B: 21st Century Community Learning Centers (21st CCLC) (Idaho)

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    Funder Type

    State Government

    IT Classification

    B - Readily funds technology as part of an award


    Idaho State Department of Education (SDE)


    The purpose of the 21st CCLC program is to establish or expand community learning centers that provide students with social, cultural and recreational enrichment opportunities along with activities designed to complement students' regular academic programs and reduce achievement gaps. Community learning centers provide a range of high-quality services to support student learning and development, and offer families of these students? literacy services and related educational development activities. The purposes of the 21st CCLC grants include:

    1. Provide opportunities for academic enrichment, including providing tutorial services to help students, particularly students who attend low-performing schools, to meet the challenging state academic standards
    2. Offer students a broad array of additional services, programs, and activities, such as youth development activities, service learning, nutrition and health education, drug and violence prevention programs, counseling programs, arts, music, physical fitness and wellness programs, technology education programs, financial literacy programs, environmental literacy programs, mathematics, science, career and technical programs, internship or apprenticeship programs, and other ties to an in-demand industry sector or occupation for high school students that are designed to reinforce and complement the regular academic program of participating students
    3. Offer families of students served by community learning centers opportunities for active and meaningful engagement in their children's education, including opportunities for literacy and related educational development

    Absolute Priority will be given to applicants that propose to serve students who attend school buildings:

    • With a high concentration of low-income students (50% or more of students in the building qualify as low-income); or
    • Serving students attending schools eligible for schoolwide programs under section 1114 under Title I, according to the 2017-2018 school year.

    Additional points may be awarded for each competitive priority that is met by the applicant. For proposals serving multiple centers, at least 50% of the school buildings to be served must meet an individual competitive priority to receive additional points. Additional points will be awarded for proposals that:

    • Target students who attend schools that have mid-high poverty rate (60% or more of the building students qualified as low-income in 2015-2016 
    • Have never received a 21st CCLC grant from the Idaho State Department of Education. These points will only be awarded if all of the school buildings identified in the application are new to the 21st CCLC program.

    History of Funding

    Approximately $1,500,000 was awarded grants for fiscal year 2019-2020.

    Additional Information

    Grant requirements:

    • After school Snack: offer each participant a healthy snack option that includes one beverage and one food component
    • Annual Performance Reporting: collect and report data to demonstrate the effectiveness of program, including but not limited to: student demographics, EDUID number, program attendance, state assessment scores, family engagement, staff development, and activities offered
    • Application: an eligible entity may operate more than one grant application and may submit more than one grant application per award cycle, as long as no duplication of services for students are proposed
    • Evaluation: conduct a local, independent program evaluation during the third year of grant to demonstrate the program's effectiveness
    • Family & Parent Engagement: promote and offer five family literacy services and three parent involvement opportunities
    • Participation: serve the proposed number of students daily
    • Professional Development: at least one individual participates in a two-day new grantee training, a two-day conference and spring directors meeting pre-conference at Idaho Prevention & Support Conference. Offer ALL program staff opportunities for staff development and training based on the needs of program staff.
    • School Year Program: provide typical school year programmatic services no less than 100 days and 12 hours per week.
    • Summer Program: operate a minimum of 40 hours during the summer break.


    Andrew Fletcher

    Andrew Fletcher
    21st Century Community Learning Centers
    650 W State St 2nd Floor
    Boise, ID 83702
    (208) 332-6813

  • Eligibility Details

    Eligible applicants are:
    • Local educational agencies (public and private schools);
    • Community-based organizations;
    • Faith-based organizations;
    • Public or private organizations;
    • City or county government agencies;
    • Institutions of higher education; and
    • Indian tribe or tribal organizations.

    Deadline Details

    Letters of Intent were to be submitted by December 11, 2020. Applications must be submitted by January 29, 2021. A similar timeline is expected annually.

    Award Details

    Approximately $1,5000,000 is available in total funding. Grants will be awarded for up to five years. Annual renewal will be based on continued federal funding of the 21st CCLC program and on individual program compliance with federal statute and program requirements. A minimum match equaling 30% of the grant award is required. At least 10% of the match requirement must come from outside the participating school district.

    Restricted Costs:

    • Remodeling: No more than $500 of the grant award
    • Equipment: No more than 5% of the grant award (does not include transportation support costs)
    • Indirect Cost: Set at the restricted indirect rate of the school district that is the applicant or partnering with the applicant
    • Rental Facilities: Limited to the fair market value for similar facilities in the local community

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