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21st CCLC Unity Jr. High Cicero D99
OVERVIEW OF OUR PROGRAM
Cicero Unity Jr. High School D99
The 21st Century Community Learning Center at Cicero Unity J.r High School program is a partnership and collaboration between Northeastern Illinois University's Center for College Access and Success and the Cicero School District 99.
Services are offered to Unity Jr. High Schools to students and their parents who are enrolled in 7th and 8th grade.
Unity Jr. High School
NEIU offers services to students and parents Monday through Friday after school. We also offer a Saturday weekly immersion. The services included:
Enrichment Academic Experiences
Cultural Immersion Experiences
Personal and Professional workshops
*Services are funded by Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) 21st CCLC grant.
Program Services Fall & Spring
Engaging students in learning connected to in-school academic content through relationship building
Students meets Monday through Friday for an hour and fifteen minutes to increase their academic knowledge and learning skills.
LEGO SPIKE CLUB
Introduction to computational thinking & Block-based programming
Students meets weekly for 1.5 hrs to learn about robotics, build robots and develop academic skills in Engineering and Coding
Introduction to computational thinking & Design Thinking
Students meets weekly for 1.5 hrs to learn about design approaches to creating video games and animations while coding.
Introduction to Mexican folklore & dance
Students meets weekly for 1.5 hrs to engage in the connection of Mexican culture through history of dance from many regions and participation in perfomrances
Introduction to Design Thinking and Maker Actvities
Students meets weekly for 1.5 hrs to learn about different medium for art creation.
Program Services Summer
Detail Calendar of Activity Summer 2023
University Immersion at El Centro - Summer 2023
Select this button to view the SUMMER 2023 calendar of activities.