21st Century Community Learning Programs


Documents and Information

Cherokee County Schools 21st Century Community Learning Center Afterschool Programs (21st CCLC) is a federally funded grant initiative for students that attend Title 1 schools. The 21st CCLC programs provide both academic enrichment and supplementary academic activities and resources to promote student academic success and growth within the school environment. The focus of the CCS 21st CCLC is to incorporate STEAM (Science, Technology, ELA, ARTS,and Math) activities and projects to reinforce and enhance a student's  learning experience beyond the regular school day. The CCS 21st CCLC Afterschool Programs operate Monday through Friday during the regular school year.
Student selection/participation in the21st CCLC program involves input from each 21st CCLC school's administration and staff utilizing formal and informal academic data.   A link is provided below  that outlines the Smart Goals for the CCS 21st CCLC Programs. 

For additional information please contact one of the feeder schools or the program director.

CCS – 21st Century Community Learning Centers – 

Program Information

The Cherokee County Schools 21st Century Community Learning Centers serve the following schools:


Andrews Elementary School

205 Jean Christy Avenue

Andrews, NC  28901

 Amanda Barton-Patterson, Co-Site Director

Kristin Gaither-Co Site Director

Murphy Elementary School

315 Valley River Avenue

Murphy, NC 28906

 Cynthia Waldroup, Site Director

Andrews Middle School

2750 Bus Hwy 19

Andrews, NC 28901

Ryan Gaither, Site Director

Murphy Middle School

 65 Middle School Drive

Murphy, NC 28906

Alex Hughes, Site Director

Hiwassee Dam Elem / Middle School

337 Blue Eagle Circle

Murphy, NC  28901

Deborah Sanders, Site Director

Peachtree Elementary School

30 Upper Peachtree Road

Murphy, NC 28906

Efrain Ochoa, Site Director

Martins Creek Elem. Middle School

1459 Tobe Stalcup Road

Murphy, NC 28906

Amanda Barber, Site Director

Ranger Elem/ Middle School

101 Hardy Truett Road

Murphy, NC 28906

Vivian Johnson,Co-Site Director

Sherry Brookins, Co-Site Director

CCS 21st Century Community Learning Center

911 Andrews Road, Murphy NC 28906

T. Dav Ann Hubbard- Program Director