Welcome To After School Program: LEARNs

  • Pasadena Learns logo

    The after school and summer school programs of PasadenaLEARNs offer engaging enrichment, leadership, and learning opportunities for K-12 students in the Pasadena Unified School District. Activities complement the school day, and include homework help, leadership, visual and performing arts classes, structured recreation, academic enrichment activities, and literacy development. Field trips are a regular feature of PasadenaLEARNs' spring break and summer programs.

    PasadenaLEARNs serves approximately 3,000 students daily at 23 school sites in PUSD. Program operates every regular school day from dismissal until at least 6pm.

    Elementary Schools: Altadena, Cleveland, Field*, Franklin, Hamilton, Jackson, Jefferson, Longfellow, Madison, McKinley, Norma Coombs*, Roosevelt, San Rafael*, Washington Accelerated Elementary, Webster, Willard

    Middle Schools: Blair, Eliot, Marshall Fundamental, Washington Middle, Webster, Wilson         

    High Schools: Blair High School, Marshall Fundamental, Pasadena High School , Muir High School

    *Before School Program






    PasadenaLEARNs is currently accepting applications for 2020 Inspiring Innovation Summer Program!  Download forms here.  Submit completed applications to the LEARNs office at your school.   Apply now!   Space is limited! 


    2020 Inspiring Innovation Summer Program  

     Inspiring Innovation Summer Program Packet (English)


    Inspiring Innovation Summer Program Packet (Spanish) 




    Now Hiring Youth Sports Coaches

    Click here to apply


    PLS Coach



    PasadenaLEARNs 2019-2020 Applications

     PasadenaLEARNs is now accepting applications for 2019-20!  Sign up now! Space is limited! 


    Elementary sites: Altadena, Cleveland, Field, Franklin, Hamilton, Jackson, Jefferson, Longfellow, Madison, McKinley, Norma Coombs, Roosevelt, San Rafael, WAES, Webster, Willard (morning programs available at Norma Coombs and San Rafael only)
     LEARNs Morning Program Application  (for San Rafael and Norma Coombs only)
     LEARNs Program Application High School  (no minimum attendance requirement)
     201-20 Extended Program

    2019-20 Extended Program Application (Sierra Madre ES, Don Benito, and Sierra Madre MS only)


    Parent Handbooks provide important information and may help answer questions about our programs. 

    2018-19 Parent Handbook

    2018-19 High School Parent Handbook

    2018-19 Extended Program Parent Handbook


    PasadenaLEARNs is Hiring Youth Leaders

      PasadenaLEARNs Volunteer Opportunties

    Why Become A PasadenaLEARNs Youth Leader?



  • Academic Support

    • Homework Assistance
    • Tutoring in Specialized Subject Areas (High School)
    • Book Club
    • Math Enrichment
    • STEM-based curriculum
    • Enrichment Classes
    • Visual Arts
    • Performing Arts
    • Cooking
    • Youth Development and Leadership
    • Service Learning
    • Foreign Language
    • Science Olympiad

    Fitness and Sports

    • Pasadena LEARNs Sports Program
    • Dance
    • Cheer
    • Yoga
    • Zumba Fitness
    • Tennis
    • Golf
    • Handball