Middle School

@AfterZone @DownCity Design

In the AfterZone, middle school students have year-round access to a wide variety of hands-on learning and enrichment opportunities—provided by over 70 community-based organizations—that motivate and inspire them to succeed.  The AfterZone gives students the freedom to experiment with newly discovered interests, develop new skills, create relevant connections between in- and out-of-school experiences, and explore possible career interests.

AfterZone offers a wide variety of programs like sailing, rugby, culinary arts, theater, pottery, dance, robotics and design.

All AfterZone participants receive:

  • Free after-school and summer programs 4 days per week
  • After-school meal and snacks
  • Transportation to and from programs