21st Century Community Learning Centers

Parent Activities and Meetings 2023-2024

  • Parent meetings will be held virtually and in person this school year to accommodate all of our families. 

     Join Parent Meetings Online

    • August 30th 6 pm -  Welcome and Important Info   
    • September 27th 5:45 PM - Understanding District, School, and 21st CCLC Expectations 
    • October 24th - 5:45 PM Computer Literacy 
    • March 7th - 6:00 PM  -  Testing Information Night 
    • April 10th 5:45 PM -  Keys Marine Science with Mote: Student Showcase
    • May 1st 5:45 PM - Connecting with Mental Health/Community Resources 
    • May 15th 5:45 PM - Summer Information Night

    Advisory Meeting Dates:

    • 21st CCLC Advisory Meetings start at 5:45 PM (Children welcome)
    • Advisory 1 - November 8th
    • Advisory 2 - March 7th

    For All Parent Meetings and Events Use the Google Link to attend virtually:  Join Parent Meetings Online

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    Keys to Success 2020-2025 Grant Narrative


    2021-2022 Summative Evaluation Report

    For Questions about the 21st Century Community Learning Center Grant Narrative and Summative Evaluation Report, please contact:

    Rachel Spencer, Rachel.Spencer@KeysSchools.com@KeysSchools.com

21st Century Afterschool

  • Keys to Success at Gerald Adams Elementary
    5855 College Rd
    Key West, FL 33040

    Afterschool Program Hours 

    Monday through Thursday 3:00 PM to 5:30 PM  Friday 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM

    Summer School Program Hours

    June 5th - July 19th, Monday through Friday from 8:15 am to 2:15 pm. 

    Afterschool Program Description

    The 21st CCLC Afterschool program provides supplemental instruction and support, and opportunities for personal enrichment to students at Gerald Adams Elementary and eligible Private School Students. 

    Afterschool Program Purpose 

    • provide opportunities during afterschool hours for academic enrichment and personal enrichment 
    • offer students a broad array of additional services, programs and activities during afterschool hours, such as youth development activities, service learning, Keys Culture, Keys History, Keys Arts, Keys Music, physical fitness and wellness programs, technology education programs, financial literacy programs, environmental literacy programs, mathematics, and science that are designed to reinforce and complement the regular academic program of participating students; and
    • 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 plus resources for mental health and wellness.

    Target Students 

    • Gerald Adams Elementary students needing additional instruction to meet standards and or third grade promotion
    • Students scoring red or intervention in the STAR progress monitoring program which is conducted three times per school year
    • Students recommended by Teachers and school administration including Private School Students 
    • Priority for students affected by Homelessness 

    Target Schools

    • Targets students attending schools eligible for Title I School-Wide Program services and/or schools with at least 40% of the student body receiving free and reduced-price lunch
    • Private schools in the program area 

    Important 21st Century Information

    21st CCLC Students STEM Attendance

    Attendance is mandatory for all registered students. However, exceptions will be made based on parent communication. The 21st Century is not a drop in program and students are expected to attend from start to finish each program day. If your student is experiencing any symptoms of an illness, please notify Coach Henriquez, and keep your student at home. 


    Good behavior is expected in the afterschool program as the program is a privilege. If issues arise and are re-occurring; dismissal from the program may result.