After School

After School

"I truly saw confidence grow in my girls when it came to their science skills.”
-Lisa Cantu, Campus Coordinator and 5th grade Teacher at Cooper Elementary 

Club Girlstart is an educational outreach program which encourages girls to believe in themselves, pursue paths to higher education and discover greater career opportunities. Club Girlstart's curriculum enhances girls' STEM learning through relatable, fun, hands-on and comprehensive activities in an all-girls, informal environment.Girlstart After School Participants Score Higher on Science Test
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Club Girlstart includes the following components:
  • One-hour weekly hands-on, informal STEM activities - TEKS aligned
  • Club Girlstart t-shirt
  • Positive female role models serve as Program Leaders
  • Opportunity to hear from female STEM professionals
  • Higher education awareness and career components incorporated 
Further, to address the scheduling needs of different school communities, we will also offer a STEM residency model program, where we will conduct after school programs for a shorter period of time (4-8 weeks).Girlstart After School (Club Girlstart)2013-2014 Participating SchoolsRead the After School Newsletter! After School By the Numbers

Austin ISD
Cook Elementary
Govalle Elementary
McBee Elementary
Norman Elementary
Ortega Elementary
Palm Elementary
Pleasant Hill Elementary
Rodriguez Elementary
Widen Elementary
Wooldridge Elementary
Wooten Elementary
Zavala Elementary

Del Valle ISD
Baty Elementary
Gilbert Elementary

Georgetown ISD
Cooper Elementary
McCoy Elementary
Mitchell Elementary
Pickett Elementary
Williams Elementary

Fuentes Elementary
Hemphill Elementary
Pfluger Elementary
Tobias Elementary

Pflugerville ISD
Copperfield Elementary                                         
Dessau Elementary
Northwest Elementary
Parmer Lane Elementary
Riojas Elementary
River Oaks Elementary
Wieland Elementary 

Round Rock ISD
Caraway Elementary
Voigt Elementary 
Wells Branch Elementary

Ann Richards School for Young Women Leaders
The Girls School of Austin

Girlstart After School To-Go: Connally ISD
Connally Elementary

Girlstart After School To-Go: Taylor ISD
Main Street Intermediate
Taylor Middle School

Girlstart After School To-Go: Mansfield ISD
Asa Low Intermediate
Erma Nash Elementary

Girlstart After School To-Go: McAllen ISD
Alvarez Elementary

Girlstart After School To-Go: North East ISD
Camelot Elemtentary

Girlstart After School To-Go: Northside ISD
Hatchett Elementary
Linton Elementary
Martin Elementary
Mary Hull Elementary