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21st Century Community Learning Center After School Grant
Two schools served through grant funded after school programs.
Advance Placement (AP) Program
BRIDGES Grant
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Douglas County College and Career Institute (CCI)
"Ensuring a viable 21st century workforce."
Honors Program
International Baccalaureate
Ombudsman High School Program
Ombudsman Night School
Performance Learning Center (PLC)

The Douglas County Performance Learning Center is a non-traditional high school program for Douglas County Students. The PLC creates a business-like atmosphere where students complete coursework using an online curriculum and project-based learning.

Students referred to the PLC:

  • may be behind in credits
  • may be at risk of dropping out of school
  • are not meeting grade level expectations
  • are experiencing a discrepancy between ability and achievement
  • have no major discipline infractions
  • will be able to complete reading and math activities at a grade level of 8 or higher

Benefits of attending the PLC include:

  • the opportunity to achieve at basic grade level competencies before advancing
  • develop a personal life plan designed to enable them to succeed in school and in life
  • participate in credit recovery
  • access to resources to help with post-secondary planning

Expectations of a PLC student include:

  • maintain 95% daily attendance
  • dress for success
  • participate in service learning
  • pass all assigned courses

Application Process

  • meet with graduation coach at base high school
  • pass basic skills assessment
  • complete application for enrollment
  • participate in a student/parent interview with the PLC staff

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