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 2020 Summer Program

    2020 Summer Exploration Program:  In an effort to keep PUSD students and families safe during the COV-ID 19 pandemic, PasadenaLEARNs will not offer a face-to-face summer program.  Beginning Monday, June 1, 2020 through Thursday, July 2, 2020, students can access daily reading activities, math games, enrichment activities with easy-to-follow instructions using items found around the house, interactive fitness challenges, and computer coding games on our website at www.pusd.us/learns  In addition, students in grades 2-5 enrolled in LEARNs during the 2019-20 school year will continue to have access to Imagine Learning Literacy and Imagine Math online curriculum. 

    PasadenaLEARNs Imagine Learning Literacy and Imagine Math Facts: Students in grades 2-5 who participated in 2019-20 PasadenaLEARNs After School Program will continue to have access to their Imagine Learning Literacy and Imagine Math Facts licenses through July 2020. Individualized learning plans allow students to continue to learn at their own pace during summer.   Parent information on how to access licenses is attached English Spanish and will be available on this website at pusd.us/learns beginning Monday, June 1, 2020 through July 2, 2020.

    Frequent updates will be provided on our website.  Stay tuned for more information on how PasadenaLEARNs will support summer enrichment for PUSD students as we work together to keep everyone safe!  

    2020-21 LEARNS Program Application
    Pre-enrollment applications for LEARNs for the 2020-2021 school year are currently available on your school's website.  Once the completed application has been received, you will be contacted by the LEARNs Site Coordinator regarding your child's program enrollment status and next steps to complete the enrollment process.  We look forward to seeing your child(ren) in the program!



    PasadenaLEARNs is Hiring Youth Leaders




  • 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