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CCISD Afterschool Centers on Education Program

The Texas Afterschool Centers on Education (ACE) program is one of the largest statewide after school programs in the country, serving over 180,000 students at nearly 1,000 sites. The ACE program is administered by the Texas Education Agency (TEA) and is funded through the 21st Century Community Learning Centers initiative of the U.S. Department of Education. Cycles 7, 8, 9 are currently active.

Corpus Christi ISD was a recipient of the Cycle 9 grant that started in the Fall of 2016.  In this cycle there will be programming at the following campuses and will serve up to 2000 students.  

  • Crockett Elementary School
  • Fannin Elementary School
  • Gibson Elementary School
  • Kostoryz Elementary School
  • Oak Park Elementary School
  • Travis Elementary School
  • Zavala Elementary School
  • Driscoll Middle School
  • Martin Middle School
  • South Park Middle School

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Important Statistics

  • ACE program participants in grades 6–12 had fewer disciplinary incidents than nonparticipating students.
  • Participation of students in grades 4–11 was associated with fewer school day absences.
  • ACE participants in grades 7–11 who attended 30 days or more and participants in grades 4–5 and 7–11 attending 60 days or more had an increased likelihood of grade promotion. For high school students attending 60 days or more, there was a 97% chance of being promoted to the next grade level.1

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