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Afterschool and Summer Programs

Helping students to develop intellectually and socially is the goal of Young Audiences After-School and Summer Programs, which are currently operating in twelve schools. Designed to seamlessly connect to the regular school day, these programs combine academics, arts and culture, and life skills to help children in underserved neighborhoods reach their fullest potential.

"Students participating in Young Audiences afterschool programs had an increased attendance rate of 50% and received 50% fewer disciplinary citations than a control group of their peers."

-Southwest Educational Developmental Laboratory


Afterschool & Summer Program Schools

Young Audiences of Louisiana and 21st Century Community Learning Centers provide critical opportunities for students to learn and explore their potential in a safe educational environment outside of normal school hours.

"Young Audiences has been a leader among the organizations receiving these highly competitive grants, and as such has been awarded three grants to serve twelve schools in the New Orleans area. The Louisiana Department of Education has been so pleased with their performance that we recommend other providers seek their advice on running high quality afterschool programs."

- Michael Coburn
  Louisiana Department of Education

 
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Latest News
Call for Artists: Young Audiences of Louisiana hosts a December Teaching Artist Institute
November 8, 2018

Bring your artistry to the classroom. Young Audiences of Louisiana hosts a December Teaching Artist Institute and accompanying artist residency program at local elementary schools. Professional artists will learn the fundamentals in teaching through arts integration and receive a stipend to pilot a five-session residency in a local classroom– all at no cost to the artist. Registration is now open for professional artists interested in participating.


Young Audiences of Louisiana presents the 8th Annual Dancing For the Arts
October 18, 2017

The 8th Annual Young Audiences Dancing for the Arts gala will be held at The Civic Theatre on Friday, December 1 from 7:00pm to 11:00pm.


GPOA Foundation Awards Young Audiences of Louisiana with Grant to Fund Girls in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) Summer Initiative.
March 10, 2017

GPOA Foundation Awards Young Audiences of Louisiana with Grant to Fund Girls in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) Summer Initiative.




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