Welcome to the MAGIC of Afterschool!
Making a Greater Investment in our Children, Communities, and City
Mission: The Propel Afterschool Program will work with the school, the family and the
community to provide academic support and enrichment, opportunities in the arts and sciences, lessons on healthy lifelong habits and skills, and connections among families, schools, and communities.
Belief Statement: Extended Learning Time that has a base in clear goals, available data, and research-based practices can enhance learning during the regular day and make a dramatic difference in
Afterschool MAGIC is committed to our afterschool goals:
- Improve academic achievement (homework help and tutoring)
- Encourage healthy lifelong skills (art, physical education, STEAM, social-emotional learning, nutrition)
- Provide resources for children and families. (family engagement activities)
- Connect with Communities (Advisory Board)
We provide in-person and virtual programming. Activities provided under the hybrid learning protocol include academic support, art, science, and depending on the Propel school, a nutritious snack or dinner.
For more information about your Propel School Afterschool program, please contact the Site Coordinator at your Propel School.
Contact the Propel Schools Afterschool Leadership Team
Propel Andrew Street High School, Propel Braddock Hills High School, Propel Middle School, Propel Homestead 6-8, Propel McKeesport 6-8 and Northside 6-8 (Cohort 9), Propel Hazelwood, Propel Homestead K-5, Propel Pitcairn, Propel Braddock Hills Elementary and Propel McKeesport K-5 (Cohort 10) are Nita M. Lowey 21st Century Community Learning Centers funded, in part, through a grant from the Pennsylvania Department of Education.