After School Sites Enrolling Now

NAZA partners will be offering after-school programs at 26 MNPS middle schools this year! Go to the "After School" tab above and select your geographic area for more information on the NAZA-sponsored sites in your area. NAZA sites are open after school Monday through Thursday for 2 hours each day during the dates below.

Fall 2016: August 29-December 15

Spring 2017: January 9-April 27 

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NAZA Celebrates Literacy & "Lights On Afterschool"

In October students in NAZA sites across the city celebrated "Lights on Afterschool" with afterschool programs across the country. Students also used the celebration to highlight literacy in afterschool by taking photos with their favorite books, or writing about their favorite books. Contest winners received a book of their choice as well as another popular title for middle schoolers selected by NAZA's Literacy Coach.

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2016 Youth Leadership Retreat

Creativity, teamwork, cooperation, communication, dedication, honesty, courage, responsibility- these are just some of the skills and values showcased every day in NAZA-sponsored afterschool programs. These skills and values reached their peak at NAZA’s 7th Annual Youth Leadership Retreat, held Monday, October 4th at Camp Widjiwagan.  The program included camp activities such as the Alpine Tower, ground team building games, and the Giant Swing, as well as science activities through a partnership with the Adventure Science Center and a theater workshop through Metro Theater.  Plus, NAZA’s Literacy Coach delivered an interactive workshop focused on character-building. In total, 127 students from 25 schools joined the retreat for a full day of immersive, interactive leadership activities.

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A New NAZA Year Begins

On August 29, 44 NAZA-sponsored sites began the new school year serving students from 26 Nashville middle schools. Thanks to additional funding from Mayor Barry and Metro Council, NAZA was able to expand its services from 24 to 28 weeks to better support students and families. We're excited to continue to support high-quality afterschool opportunities for our 7th year!

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NAZA & MNPS Share Data to Improve Student Outcomes

When school districts and afterschool systems partner together, it improves outcomes for the students they serve. "MNPS and NAZA work together to ensure that the city’s afterschool programs are responsive to the unique needs of their students and communities. Because of NAZA’s commitment to effective data use, students receive targeted supports that result in improved academic outcomes." We're proud to have our work featured in this piece from the Data Quality Campaign.

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latest Newssdf

NAZA Celebrates Literacy & "Lights On Afterschool"

In October students in NAZA sites across the city celebrated "Lights on Afterschool" with afterschool programs across the country. Students also used the celebration to highlight literacy in afterschool by taking photos with their favorite books, or writing about their favorite books. Contest winners received a book of their choice as well as another popular title for middle schoolers selected by NAZA's Literacy Coach.

Read More

 

2016 Youth Leadership Retreat

Creativity, teamwork, cooperation, communication, dedication, honesty, courage, responsibility- these are just some of the skills and values showcased every day in NAZA-sponsored afterschool programs. These skills and values reached their peak at NAZA’s 7th Annual Youth Leadership Retreat, held Monday, October 4th at Camp Widjiwagan.  The program included camp activities such as the Alpine Tower, ground team building games, and the Giant Swing, as well as science activities through a partnership with the Adventure Science Center and a theater workshop through Metro Theater.  Plus, NAZA’s Literacy Coach delivered an interactive workshop focused on character-building. In total, 127 students from 25 schools joined the retreat for a full day of immersive, interactive leadership activities.

Read More

 

A New NAZA Year Begins

On August 29, 44 NAZA-sponsored sites began the new school year serving students from 26 Nashville middle schools. Thanks to additional funding from Mayor Barry and Metro Council, NAZA was able to expand its services from 24 to 28 weeks to better support students and families. We're excited to continue to support high-quality afterschool opportunities for our 7th year!

Read More

 

NAZA & MNPS Share Data to Improve Student Outcomes

When school districts and afterschool systems partner together, it improves outcomes for the students they serve. "MNPS and NAZA work together to ensure that the city’s afterschool programs are responsive to the unique needs of their students and communities. Because of NAZA’s commitment to effective data use, students receive targeted supports that result in improved academic outcomes." We're proud to have our work featured in this piece from the Data Quality Campaign.

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