21st Century Community Learning Centers

Through the Aspire Program, the St. Tammany Parish Public School System operates four community learning centers that provide academic enhancement, recreation, and cultural activities for students, families and community members.


After School Program

The after school programs provide extended opportunities for learning in a safe and secure environment offering participants:
  • Nutritional snacks
  • Correlation of regular school day curriculum
  • Music, art, drama, and academic games
  • Computer skill based activities
  • Sports and recreation

Learning Center Sites

Covington Learning Center
Pine View Middle School
Site Coordinator: Amber Verbois
Hours: 3:51-5:51 p.m.

Pearl River Learning Center
Riverside Elementary
Site Coordinator: Jenny Bennett
Hours: 3:41-5:41 p.m. (Mon.-Thu.)
Satellite Site: Sixth Ward Elementary
Hours: 3:40-5:40 p.m. (Mon.-Thu.)

Lacombe Learning Center
Chahta-Ima Elementary School
Site Coordinator: Phyllis Ducre
Hours: 3:41-5:41 p.m.

Slidell Learning Center
Brock Elementary School
Site Coordinator: Carolyn Abram
Hours: 3:10-5:30 p.m. (Mon.-Thu.)

Transportation is provided for students from the schools served to the Learning Centers.

Covington Learning Center
Covington Elementary, Lyon Elementary, Pine View Middle

Lacombe Learning Center
Bayou Lacombe Middle, Chahta-Ima Elementary

Pearl River Learning Center
Riverside Elementary, Sixth Ward Elementary

Slidell Learning Center
Abney Elementary, Brock Elementary, Florida Avenue Elementary

For more information about registration, contact Program Director Stephanie Alexius at 985-893-9069 or stephanie.alexius@stpsb.org.