21st CCLC (Century Community Learning Center)



a 21st CCLC program held at

Huron and Michigan Primary

Be… Smarter, Stronger, Innovative and Inspired


Your child has the opportunity to continue the journey of learning by joining Discovery Cove. Discovery Cove is the BEFORE and AFTER school Academic and extra-curricular enrichment program, designed to help your child grow academically, socially and emotionally.  At Discovery Cove, your child will benefit from the guidance of talented instructors and the opportunity to experience small group work, structured social time and EXPLORE many different activities


Discovery Cove, a 21st CCLC site will focus on Math and Reading and has EXPANDED to include a variety of interest-based clubs, including Readers Theater, Art, Micro-Sports, and more.


Offered by After School Discovery, Discovery Cove is open to any Kindergarten through 3rd grade student who attends school at Huron, Ontario or Michigan Primary.  Discovery Cove is located in both the Huron and Michigan Primary Buildings.  (Ontario students will be notified as to which site they will attend).



Cost for Discovery Cove:  There is a $25 non-refundable application fee ($40 per family if siblings from the same   household are participating in any of our programs). In addition, there is a $3.75 per hour charge, but the hourly fee is waived for programming 7:45 am – 5:30 pm if your child’s principal signs a waiver and you complete the application.


Transportation:  Free busing through Richmond Transportation is available in the mornings for 7:45 am arrival to

school and to student’s homes at 5:30 pm.  Busing is available if your child has been recommended by their principal and attends at least 3 days a week. 


Discovery Cove 21st CCLC Times/Hours: 

  • September 18 – December 1, 2017

  • February 5 - May 4, 2018

  • Academic/Extra-Curricular  opportunities will be available Monday through Friday from 7:45 – 9:15 am and 3:45 – 5:30 pm


Discovery Cove (Parent Paid) Times/Hours:

  • August 21, 2017 – May 25, 2018

  • Open Monday through Friday from 6:30 – 9:15 am and 3:45 – 5:30 pm.


School Cancellation:

  • Discovery Cove and 21st CCLC adheres to the school calendar and to all cancellations that are announced by the District (snow days, calamity days, etc.).  Discovery Cove will not be open on official holidays, or school vacations.



How do I register my child? 

          After your child has been recommended by their principal, an application form will be sent to you.


How will my child get to/from Discovery Cove to his/her school?    

          Staff will assure that your child is safely transitioned between schools. 


Will meals/snacks be provided in Discovery Cove?

          Students attending in the morning will be transitioned to their home school for breakfast available at no charge to all students through the AACS Nutrition Services Department. 


          Students attending in the afternoon will be given a snack.