LAUNCH Extended Learning is a free program that provides a healthy snack and offers exciting opportunities before/after school at Steekee Elementary, Loudon Elementary, Fort Loudoun Middle School, Philadelphia Elementary, and Greenback School. Primary funding is from the Tennessee Department of Education Office of Extended Learning via the Tennessee Lottery for Education: Afterschool Programs [LEAPs] grant and the 21st Century Community Learning Center [CCLC] grant.
LAUNCH focuses on STEM [Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics] activities, physical activity, tutoring, enrichment activities, and the arts. We help our student reach their academic potential in a fun and safe environment.
Loudon County Schools is applying for the current 21st Century Community Learning Center grant and the Lottery for Education Afterschool Program grant to continue and expand our LAUNCH Extended Learning programs to all eligible schools. The deadline for
submission of these applications is April 7, 2017. We anticipate submitting these applications by March 31, 2017. If anyone has input into these applications please do so before March 31st by contacting Kathy Proaps at firstname.lastname@example.org
. All grant applications and related materials will be available for review in the CSH/LAUNCH office at the Loudon County Technology Center.