Research shows that students enrolled in afterschool programs attend school more often, perform better in class and stay on track to graduate. They also report increased confidence, a strong connection to their school community and trusted relationships with supportive adults.
To help children enhance their academic, organizational, social and emotional skills by providing quality after-school programs in the Rockland BOCES Supervisory District.
To increase access to high-quality afterschool programs
To help foster social, emotional and academic learning opportunities in a safe environment
To support working families
To enhance and support Family Resource Center activities
To enhance relationships with the community, government, business and industry for greater involvement and support to Rockland BOCES