Afterschool: 21CCLC and ICARES Afterschool Programs » Contacts


Swain County Schools will operate 21st Century Community Learning Centers (21CCLC) Afterschool and Summer Programs, funded by federal Title IV-b.

PLEASE DO NOT LEAVE VOICEMAIL MESSAGES changing parent pick up or bus information for your child on these extensions. Our folks may not get the messages in time - they all do other jobs such as teaching, meetings, professional development, etc. during the day.

Program and School Contacts




Elementary Afterschool Program Leaders:

Grades K-5


Bright Adventures Pre-Kindergarten Afterschool

Phone: 828-488-1494


East Elementary School Phone: 828-488-0939



West Elementary School Phone: 828-488-2119

Afterschool Program Assistant: Elaine Woodard


or phone: 828-488-2119


Swain Middle School Phone 828-488-3480

Afterschool Program Assistant for school and district: Kathy Cook



Program Leaders:



Kendra Kirkland


Lisa Waldroup



Swain Middle School Phone: 828-488-3480


Deanna Booth


Heather Herron


Ryan McMahan


Bright Adventures Pre-K

Trish Chapman 828-488-1494


for ALL Afterschool Programs


Kimberly Donaldson, Program Coordinator

Email: or phone 828-488-3129 ext 5143



Evan Capsaddle, Federal Programs Director: 828-488-3129 x 5144