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21st Century Community Learning Center

The 21st Century Community Learning Center is an after-school program for students at Doyle Middle School in Troy. The 21st Century program allows students to expand their horizons. The program is a great place to do homework, meet people, and discover new interests. CEO works with 21st Century to encourage families to learn and grow together.

21st Century’s main focus is language arts and math.  The program helps students improve their scores on the NYS English Language Arts Assessment. Students spend their time doing several different activities depending on their schedule. Some of the activities offered in the program are:

  • Photo/Video Club
  • Homework Club
  • Book club
  • Jewelry making classes
  • Pottery classes
  • Science Club
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Teen Talk
  • Sports Club
  • Tae Kwon Do
  • Community service and volunteer activities (HOPE Group)
  • Family Fun Nights
  • Guest speakers
  • Field trips
  • Musical performances

21st Century works with a number of local partners:

  • Troy School District
  • Capital District YMCA
  • Troy Housing Authority
  • READNEX Hip Hop Poetry Group
  • Capital Repertory Theater
  • Arts are Essential, Inc.
  • RPI
  • Russell Sage
  • Saint Rose

Summer Program

This FREE program is hosted by the Troy YMCA in two 3-week sessions (one in July and one in August). Transportation is provided for the program, which runs Monday-Friday from 8:30-3:30, and both lunch and a snack are included. Students will have the chance to participate in two field trips weekly.

Complete & submit the application to the 21st Century or main office on the first floor of the middle school.

Eligibility Requirements:

The 21st Century program is open to all students at Doyle Middle School in Troy, NY.

Contact Us:

21st Century Program

Location: Troy Middle School

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