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AfterSchool Classe' programs provide an environment to improve student achievements and enhance reading and math skills through activities and challenging games. We assist students in developing social skills to create positive values for themselves and their peers. These programs are in a safe and nurturing environment where students can explore their creativity and physical fitness abilities. It is our commitment to community to encourage leadership skills and cultural awareness to our students which will promote success for all.

Our Mission

The mission of AfterSchool CLASSÉ is to provide a safe and nurturing environment that enhances academic achievement, leadership skills, along with cultural awareness. This promotes positive behavior, improves social, physical and creative skills through exciting and challenging activities.

Our overall goals are to: Provide an environment to improve student achievement and enhance reading and math skills through stimulating and challenging activities and games. Assist students in developing social skills and positive values for themselves and their peers. Provide a safe, nurturing environment where students can explore their creativity and physical fitness abilities. Encourage leadership skills and cultural awareness, which promotes success for all.

AfterSchool CLASSE' has provided successful programs in Atlanta Public Schools over ten years. Work together with school, parents, students, and community to insure high quality programs and outstanding results.

about the executive director

Jan Maycock Cooks, is the President of AfterSchool CLASSE’, LLC. AfterSchool CLASSE’ is the first nationally and internationally accredited After School program in the Atlanta Public Schools.

As a former school teacher and a businesswoman, education and empowerment of young people have been Jan’s purpose and passion.  She has developed and implemented many programs to inspire and enhance the lives of children and their families.

Jan is a recognized expert in professional and personal development. She has designed and implemented educational, workforce development and leadership programs for Fortune 500 companies, colleges, universities and non-profits.  Jan has a B.S. Degree from Florida A & M University and studied Classic Leadership from Hardwick College.  She is a member of many organizations and clubs including The Atlanta Business League, Library Board of Trustees, Coweta County, and After School Alliance.  Jan was selected as a Living Legend from Booker T. Washington High School in Miami, Florida. 

She is married and her daughter, Jasmine Stringer was selected as one of the 30 Future Business Leaders under the age of 30 by Ebony Magazine. Jasmine is author of Seize Your Life- “How to Carpe Deim Every Day”. 

Jan’s hobbies include traveling and experiencing culinary delights.

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ASC has developed a program to answer the needs of today’s busy parents and is committed to providing quality child care.  We further believe that children are precious and valued gifts. We will place a strong emphasis on helping parents in their quest to develop their children academically, physically, and culturally into wholesome, healthy individuals.  Our program strives to offer an environment where listening, nurturing, respect, and appropriate development are fostered.  We, at AfterSchool CLASSÉ, believe that children are our future and that, “TOGETHER WE CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE.”

program offerings

  • Nutritious snacks
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Etiquette
  • Chess
  • STEAM (Activities)
  • Supervised homework time
  • Health and Fitness
  • Enrichment activities
  • Individual Tutoring
  • Special Events
  • Choices of challenging games and activities
  • Leadership/Character Development
  • Cultural and International Awareness

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  • First Nationally Accredited Afterschool Program in Atlanta Public Schools
  • Partnerships with High Museum, Fernbank Science Museum, Botanical Gardens, Emory University, Morehouse College and others
  • Discover Architecture
  • Trip to Washington, D.C.
  • Provider at APS only Platinum rated Elementary School
  • Guests of Mayor Kasim Reed, Mayor City of Atlanta
  • Annual Chess Tournament
  • Student Arts Exhibition at Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport
  • Skye (International)

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