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FOCUS 21st Century Grant After School Program

FOCUS 21st Century Grant After School Program

"FOCUS on Excellence"

The FOCUS 21st Century Grant After School Program meets every Monday- Thursday for 2.5 hours and Friday for 2 hours. Students receive academic tutoring, homework assistance, and participate in an enrichment program with a wide variety of activities. There will be opportunity for students who have failed coursework or statewide assessments to receive extra assistance. This program is open for qualifying students in grades 6th - 8th grade in need of academic assistance. Students will participate in community service projects and field trips. There will be Saturday sessions for academic tutoring to help students pass the Georgia Milestone- End of Grade Assessment. Parent participation is a vital component of this program to aid students in their academic endeavors.  

Transportation and snacks will be provided.

Parents interested in the program may contact Alicia Boyard at  or Carol Lobban at

Parents will be notified of acceptance into the program.

Please contact Alicia Boyard or Carol Lobban at 770 -651-5563 if you have any questions. 


This program is funded through a 21st Century Community Learning Center Grant that is provided by the Georgia Department of Education.

For more information about the districts application, please contact Mitzi Teal at 770.651.2039. 

Persons believing these grant programs involve fraud and/or waste should contact the Douglas County School System Finance Department Grants Administration Office at 770.651.2227.