After-School Care & Enrichment Services (ACES) Program | Grades 1-8

  • The After-School Care & Enrichment Services Program (ACES-formerly called ASES) is a partnership with the city and county to improve student performance in school and provide a safe environment after school for students in grades 1-8.

    The program consists of two elements: 


    1. An educational and literacy component in core content areas and time for homework.
    2. An educational enrichment component (visual and performing arts, recreation, physical fitness, and science and technology).


    ACES is a nonprofit program that operates on school days only from school dismissal until 6:00 p.m. The program does not operate on school/national holidays, when students are on school break (Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer), or on pupil free days.

    The ACES Elementary School program is located at: Balboa, Cerritos, Columbus, Edison, Franklin, Jefferson, Mann, Marshall, and Muir Elementary Schools

    The ACES Teen Scene Program is located at: Roosevelt, Toll, and Wilson Middle Schools


    • Spaces are limited
    • Program is free for students
    • Registration fee is $75.00 for elementary school and middle school programs (registration fee is waived for foster and homeless youth and for students who qualify for free or reduced-price meals)
    • Students must attend school where ACES program is located to enroll
    • Attendance is required 5 days a week until 6:00 p.m.
    • Priority registration is given to families who attend 5 days a week until 6:00 p.m.



    ASES Policy Handbook for Parents

    ASES Teen Scene Policy Handbook for Parents 


    ASES is excited to announce new community partnerships benefitting our ASES students!

    Community Partnerships

    ASES Partnership Letter

    ASES Partnership Letter Armenian

    ASES Partnership Letter Spanish