MCI Offers Free After School Programs for Liberty City Youth

Posted by: MCI on Monday, August 7, 2017

Summer is almost over and the school year is about to begin. MCI is excited to see our students again this fall and is now accepting applications for both our Project Promise and our Promising Futures programs. Both programs are free and help our Liberty City youth prepare for their futures.

PROJECT PROMISE

Project Promise is a free afterschool program that provides students in grades K-5 academic and personal enrichment services including academic remediation, homework assistance, tutoring, mentoring, Project Based Learning, social skills training, arts education, and physical fitness.

STUDENTS WHO ATTEND THE FOLLOWING SCHOOLS ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY!

  • Charles R Drew K-8 center
  • All Private Schools in Liberty City

ACTIVITIES INCLUDED IN PROGRAM:

  • Homework assistance & tutoring
  • Interactive math, science, and English activities
  • Leadership program with Miami Northwestern High School (Promising Futures)
  • Personal enrichment activities - Project Base Learning - Science & technology - Sports, health & fitness - Art, music, dance & theatre
  • Access to field trips

LOCATION: Charles R Drew K-8 center 1775 NW 60th street Miami FL, 33142

DAY/TIME: Monday-Thursday / 1:50pm – 6:30pm

Apply Today!

PROMISING FUTURES

Miami Children’s Initiative (MCI), in joint partnership with Miami-Dade County Public Schools, provides afterschool, weekend/holiday, and summer programming for students in grades 9-12. This program helps prepare student leaders to be self-advocates, promote healthy relationships, and empower them for their journey through life.
MCI’s is now accepting applications for our Promising Futures Leadership Academy at Miami Northwestern Senior High School.

PROJECT GOALS

  • Improve academic performance (mathematics, reading, and science);
  • Increase social competence;
  • Increase positive choices; an
  • Increase parent involvement and family literacy.

STUDENTS WHO ATTEND THE FOLLOWING SCHOOLS ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY!

  • Miami Northwestern Senior High School
  • Miami Jackson Senior High School
  • Miami Norland Senior High School
  • Brooker T. Washington Senior High School
  • All Private High Schools

Activities included in program:

  • Homework assistance & tutoring 
  • College and career preparation
  • Interactive math, science, and English activities
  • Leadership program with Charles R. Drew K-8 Center
  • Personal enrichment activities - Business & entrepreneurship - Science & technology - Sports, health & fitness - Art, music, dance & theatre
  • Access to field trips
  • Ability to earn community service hours
  • Chance to win a grand prize trip/cruise!

Location:  Miami Northwestern Senior High School

Day/Time:  Monday-Thursday / 2:30pm – 5:30pm 

Apply Today!

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