Glen Lea Elementary


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Glen Lea Elementary CCLC


The afterschool program serves students in kindergarten through fifth grade that attend Glen Lea Elementary. The program operates weekly Monday through Thursday after school until 5:45pm. In the afterschool program, students receive academic and homework support, snack and dinner, free transportation, and enrichment opportunities such as STEM Fitness, robotics, art, drumline, and much more!

  • CLC began in 2015 offering a third grade extended day program three days a week
  • Awarded a three-year 21st CCLC grant in 2017 that expanded the program to four days a week for third through fifth graders
  • Impacts over 100 students each year
  • At the completion of Year 2 of the 21st CCLC grant, students made the following achievements:
    • 92% decrease in behavior referrals for fifth-grade students
    • 82% decrease in behavior referrals for fourth-grade students
    • 33% decrease in school absences among fourth and fifth graders
    • 74% increase in Math and Reading MAP scores
    • Improvement in class grades and SOL scores
    • 44% of families attended two or more CLC family events
  • Awarded another three-year 21st CCLC grant in 2020 which expanded our program to include 1st graders and kindergarteners
  • Partnership with SCAN (Stop Child Abuse Now) in 2019 to embed a SCAN mental health specialist at the school, providing trauma-informed support for students and faculty during the school day
  • Through a partnership with Henrico County Social Services, Glen Lea has been providing motherhood and fatherhood groups since 2017, supporting some 50 parents in Henrico County