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Mapping Indiana‘s Out of School Time Programs

You can use the interactive map below to find out-of-school time program locations throughout Indiana. As of Sunday the 21st of April 2019, there are 859 out-of-school time programs registered in Indiana’s directory database. The data is self-reported by the programs.

Programs take place in a variety of locations, including: schools, community-based, and faith-based organizations. See breakdown below:

WHERE Out-of-School Time Programs Take Place

59% Schools
26% Community-based Organizations
10% Faith-based Organizations
Programs take place beyond school hours, including before and after school, summers and weekends.

WHEN Out-of-School Time Programs Take Place

63% Both (Before & Afterschool)
26% After School Only
9% Unknown (No Data Provided)
2% Before School Only

CALENDAR for Out-of-School Time Programming

49% School Year Only
46% Full Year
5% Summer Only
0% Unknown (No Data Provided)
Programs vary widely in the number of participants.

SIZE of Out-of-school time Programs

31% 21 to 50
28% 51 to 100
17% More Than 100
15% Unknown (No Data Provided)
10% 1 to 20

Out of School Time programs in Indiana serve all ages and grades.

Programming Offered

Program Challenges

Out-of-school time (OST) programs re-imagine how, where and when our young people learn. OST programs offer a wide range of hands-on learning and enrichment opportunities beyond school hours that prepare children and youth for success in school, work, college and life.

Quality Out of School Time programs face a diverse range of challenges. When asked to identify the three greatest challenges facing their program, Funding was the most often identified challenge and was identified by nearly 1/2 of all respondents. The full list of identified challenges is shown below.

ACTIVITIES OFFERED BY OUT OF SCHOOL TIME
PROGRAMS REGISTERED WITH IAN

58% Academic Enrichment
20% Career & Job Exploration
55% Character Education
38% Civic Engagement & Community Service
14% College Readiness
41% Cultural Enrichment & Diversity
34% Family & Parent Activities
13% Financial Literacy
54% Health & Wellness
54% Literacy/Reading
37% Mentoring
4% Other
47% Science, Technology, Engineering, Math (STEM)
24% Special Needs
65% Sports & Recreation
68% Tutoring & Homework
35% Visual & Performing Arts

CHALLENGES IDENTIFIED BY OUT OF
SCHOOL TIME PROGRAMS

12% Community Partners
6% Evaluation & Tracking Outcomes
21% Funding
1% Other
9% Parent Involvement
6% Program Development & Implementation
7% School Partnerships
22% Staffing Hiring and Retention
5% Student Retention and Enrollment
16% Training & Professional Development
4% Transportation
5% Volunteers