Tazewell County Health Dept.

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21st Century Schools


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Parent Handbook and Program Registration Forms


Participating Schools
 



21st Century Schools provides before and after school services in several schools throughout Tazewell County. 
It is the mission of 21st Century Schools, in partnership with home and community, for all students to obtain the necessary knowledge, skills, and self-motivation to become life-long learners, socially responsible citizens, and active participants in the ever-changing world. Program components focus on academics, life skills education, parental involvement, service learning, positive adult mentors and recreation/cultural activities.  Each program is run as a partnership between the Tazewell County Health Department, the individual school and school district. 

21st Century Schools offers the following programs:


Extended Day: This structured child care program is offered in mornings and afternoons on days when school is in session. Hours of operation are 6:30 am to start of school and school dismissal to 6:00 pm. The program includes breakfast, snack, and homework help along with a variety of games and activities. Full day programming may be offered on days school is closed due to conferences and/or holiday break. Fees are collected to ensure program sustainability.


Tutoring: Students involved in this after school program receive additional academic assistance after school from classroom teachers and/or assistants.


Summer Camp: For students exiting kindergarten through 6th grade, summer camp is designed to incorporate academics and fun. Each week, themed activities will include crafts, reading, outdoor play, and field trips. Summer camp runs every Monday through Friday from 6:30 am - 6:00 pm. Breakfast, lunch, and snacks are provided. Fees are collected to ensure program sustainability.


TCHD  participates in the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP).  Free meals, which meet SFSP federal guidelines, will be made available to all children 18 years of age and under, and to persons over 18 years who are enrolled in a state-approved educational program for the mentally or physically disabled.  Meals are made available to all eligible participants without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability.  To file a complaint or discrimination, write USDA, Director,, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, DC 20250-9410 or call toll free (866) 632-9992 (voice).  Individuals who are hearing impaired or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800)877-8339; or (800) 845-6136 (Spanish).  USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer. Free meals will be provided at Georgetowne Middle School, 51 Yates Road, Marquette Heights beginning June 8, 2015 and ending on August 14, 2015.  For further information, contact Jeanie Green at (309) 925-5511, ext. 282.

 


21st Century Schools Administrative Office
(309) 925-5511

 

Stacie Ealey
Director 
309-929-0243, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  


Amanda Brown
Program Supervisor
309-929-0398,  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

 

Jeanie Green
Administrative Program Coordinator
309-929-0282,  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

 

Cindy Long
Program Coordinator 
309-929-0397,  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it


Julie Angle
Program Coordinator
309-929-0304,  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

 

Morgan Murray
Program Coordinator
309-929-0263,  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

 

Vicki Tyler
Program Accounting Manager, Child Care Connection 
309-929-0263, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it


*21st Century Schools Programs are funded in part by the Illinois Department of Human Services: Teen REACH.

*Financial assistance for qualifying participants is available through the Illinois Department of Human Services local Child Care Resource and Referral Agency: SAL Child Care Connection.