Afterschool Enrichment Program

Learning & Discovery

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Our Learning & Discovery afterschool enrichment program provides a wide variety of excursions designed to support student achievement in a safe and fun environment. Sample activities include:

  • Coding/Robotics
  • Music/Drama
  • Visual Arts
  • Athletics/Yoga
  • Chess
  • Cooking
  • Public Speaking
  • Science/Nature

Activities are tailored to the specific needs and interests of each school with input from school leadership, staff, and students.

Students are assigned to groups of approximately 12-15, based on similar grade levels. Due to demand for the program, space is limited.

Our Learning & Discovery program operates each afternoon that school is in session from school dismissal until 6 pm. We follow all Virginia licensing requirements.

For more information about the Learning & Discovery program, please contact Denise Moore or (804) 877-9409.

Serving the following elementary schools:

  • Colonial Trail
  • Glen Allen
  • Greenwood
  • Jackson Davis
  • Maude Trevvett
  • Nuckols Farm (NEW for 2024-25)
  • Shady Grove
  • Short Pump
  • Skipwith
  • Tuckahoe

We want to do all that we can to support HCPS students and their families. Our programs are designed to be accessible to all. Financial Assistance is offered for families that qualify. Click here to apply for financial assistance.

The Learning & Discovery Program does not operate on days when schools are closed for student holidays or other scheduled and unscheduled school facility closures.

“Savannah loves the program so much including Ms. Amber and all of her teachers. I hear all about doing yoga, piano, art and playing with friends. Thank you all so much for creating an after-school program where our child is so happy!"

Lindsay & Bryan Ingram - parents of student in the Learning & Discovery Afterschool program