Extra Innings

Through the 21st Century Community Learning Centers, Extra Innings is a program for before and after school that provides Homework Help and Enrichment Opportunities, to increase students' overall literacy and engagement both in the classroom and in their future.

Extra Innings Enrollment: Services are available to 6th, 7th and 8th Graders at Crawford Middle School. Program starts Tuesday September 3rd 2019 and ends two weeks before the end of the regular school year in the Spring. Extra Innings will NOT operate on Snow Days or any other days that Fayette County Public Schools are not in session during the regular school year.

*Transportation: Morning Session - No transportation to school will be provided for the early before school session

Afterschool Session - Activity Bus is available to take students home IF we have 15 or more students that use it.

2019-2020 Programming will begin on Sept 3rd for the AFTERNOON and Sept 4th for MORNING .

***Please feel free to apply but understand that as of Aug 26th 2019 we have a wait-list. ***

2019-2020 Extra Innings Programming Online Application is HERE



2019-2020 Extra Innings Enrichment Programming:

  • Art on the Move
  • Cowboy Rules
  • Urban Impact
  • UK Food and Nutrition
  • NASA
  • STEM
  • Coding
  • Dance
  • College & Career Exploration
  • Calendar below:



Please join us when you can!!! Students are NOT required to attend both the morning and afternoon sessions, every day it is offered. More than welcome too join us for every program, but we understand that families and students have a lot going on.

We hope to take a few field trips throughout the school year, families and students will be notified at least 2 weeks prior and separate permission forms will need to be completed

Morning Homework Help Session

Tuesday - Friday 7:35 am - 8:35 am Crawford Library with

Ms. Ward & Ms. Massey

Extra Innings Afternoon Program

Monday - Thursday 3:55 pm - 6:05 pm

Tentative Schedule (Subject to change)

3:55 - 4:15 Super Snack - Cafeteria

4:15 - 4:20 Transition to Restroom/to Programming Location

4:20 - 4:22 Checking Student Agenda

4:23 - 5:10 Homework Help/Small Group Academic Support

5:10 - 5:45 Enrichment

5:45 - 5:55 Clean up, bus passes/bathroom

5:55 - 6:05 Dismissal to Bus/Car Rider/Walker

2019- 2020 Enrichment Days (Afterschool Programming)

Monday - Cowboy Ethics (Fall), Meditation/Brain Development (Spring)

Tuesday - Urban Impact

Wednesday - NASA (Fall), STEM (Spring)

Thursday - College/Career & Art on the Move (Fall) Coding & Cooking (Spring)

2018 - 19 Extra Innings Activities

Extra Innings Program Director: Tara Eizenstat



Being new to the Crawford Family, I am so excited to start this new adventure in creating fun and engaging programs for students. Hoping to use my past work in AmeriCorps, Kentucky College Coaches program, Educational Talent Search, and the Girl Scouts to help bring Extra Innings to life. Lets Play Ball!!!

Co-Applicant: URBAN IMPACT https://www.lexlf.org/urban-impact

So excited to be partnering with an amazing organization like Urban Impact! They offer so many programs to assist families in our community. Athletics, mentoring, academic homework help, support groups and so much more. Please check out their website for more information.

Helpful Information:

Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority : www.kheaa.com

WIC Lexington KY Services: http://www.wicprograms.org/ci/ky-lexington

Community Action Council: https://www.commaction.org/

IC Parent Portal: https://apps2.fcps.net/ic-support/ or contact: parent.portal@fayette.kyschools.us

Thank you to our Partner Organizations that have made this year of programming possible!

Non-Discrimination Policy: 21st Century Community Learning Centers, does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations. These activities include, but are not limited to, hiring and firing of staff, selection of volunteers and vendors, and provision of services. We are committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all members.