You are here

Extended Learning Programs

About Our Program

OUR VISION
Engagement – Students are actively involved with exciting new learning opportunities.
Consistency – Students attend regularly and make continuous progress.
Success – Students achieve improved academic and social skills and more confidence!

OUR MISSION
The Extended Learning Program, in continuing partnership with families, schools and community, supports academic success and social development for youth. We support a stronger Racine community through after school enrichment programs in the arts, literacy, math, science, culture, health and wellness and mentoring.

PROGRAMS

drawing of a school house

Racine Unified School District Extended Learning Program has expanded to include the Lighted Schoolhouse and AfterZone programs, and Mentoring.

The Lighted Schoolhouse Program is for students in grades K-5. We focus on strengthening academic achievement and social growth by offering unique learning opportunities in a safe and nurturing environment. Some of the classes that we offer are academic support classes in art, culture, leadership, recreational fitness, technology, and social and emotional growth in many elementary schools. We partner with youth serving organizations. The programs are funded through grants and district funds. See below for general site information. *All site information is subject to change

Weekly fees apply for classes; $10 full priced lunch, $5 reduced price lunch, no charge for free lunch status.

*Families are eligible to request a waiver based on financial hardship. Documentation must be provided to the Extended Learning Office, 3109 Mt. Pleasant Street, Building 1, Racine, WI 53404 (262) 664-6991

logo for after zoneThe AfterZone provides Middle School students with a safe learning place to engage in academic help, career exploration, clubs and enrichment activities. This initiative is funded through U.S. Department of Education 21st CLC grants, RUSD funds, and community partner funding. See below for general site information. *All site information is subject to change.

Ten week module fees apply for classes; $10 full price lunch, $5 reduced price lunch, no charge for free lunch status.

*Families are eligible to request a waiver based on financial hardship. Documentation must be provided to the Extended Learning Office, 3109 Mt. Pleasant Street, Building 1, Racine, WI 53404 (262) 664-6991.