High-Quality Afterschool Matters

Prime Time Palm Beach County provides resources and supports to afterschool programs in Palm Beach County to help deliver high-quality programming that allows children to thrive socially and academically.

Research shows that high-quality afterschool and summer programs can lead to substantial academic benefits and foster resiliency and life skills for children and youth.

The benefits for children and youth in high quality out-of-school time programs include:

  • Higher grades
  • Improved standardized test scores
  • On-time grade promotion
  • Reduced dropout rates
  • Increased school day attendance in programs throughout the country

Prime Time strives to provide children and youth with a wide range of hands-on learning experiences. In partnership with local content expert organizations, Prime Time makes available expanded learning opportunities (ELOs) to eligible afterschool and summer programs.


Out-of-school time (OST)

Programs Support Children And Youth Before School, After School, Summer, Weekends And During Seasonal Breaks.



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