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Graham Elementary School

900 West Edwards Street
Springfield, IL 62704

Graham's 21st Century will NOT be in session Wednesday, November 21st


We are please to offer your student the opportunity to participate in Springfield Urban League, Inc's 21st Century After-school program. Please read this following program information to determine if you are able to commit to enrolling your student in the program.

Program Information:

21st Century Program is open Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, from 3:00 to 5:30pm. And from 2:00 to 4:30pm on Wednesdays. The program is an academic intervention and enrichment program design to give your student extra support with homework, literacy, math and incorporates enrichment activities such as nutrition, incentives and field trips.

Caregiver Responsibilities:

You, as a parent or guardian play an important role in the success of our student in their academics. We are asking you to make a commitment to encourage your student to maintain their attendance at the school and after-school program. It cannot be stressed enough how important it is be in class and participate to increase success. In addition you can encourage your student to do their homework and other assignments. The more involved you are in your student's education to more you increase their likelihood of success. We want to partner with you and the school to help your student achieve the very best they can in all their class.

Attendance Policy:

Student success is dependent on regular attendance. Students enrolled in the 21st Century Program are expected to attend the after school program everyday, not missing more than 10 days a year. However, we recognize that there may be circumstances that require students to be release prior to closing.

  • The circumstances and issues warranting EARLY RELEASE may include:

  • Health or behavior as identified by the 21st Century staff of parent

  • Weather and safety

  • Parallel activities as determined by school administration or parent

We look forward to a fun an exciting year and hope you student will be joining us! If you have any questions, please feel free to call us at 217/525-3220