2018-19 Request for Proposal (RFP)

2018-19 Request for Proposals (RFP)

The Florida Department of Education is pleased to announce the release of the 2018-19 Requests for Proposals (RFPs) for the 21st Century Community Learning Centers program (21st CCLC), authorized under Title IV, Part B, of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act, as amended by the Every Student Succeeds Act.

Statewide RFP

The Florida Department of Education is accepting proposals to operate a 21st CCLC program in any Florida county. TAPS (Tracking Applications) Number 19B030 – Statewide).

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Eligible Target Populations

The target population for 21st CCLC programs is as follows:

  • Students attending pre-kindergarten through grade 12 in Florida schools that are identified as Targeted Support and Improvement,
  • Students attending pre-kindergarten through grade 12 in Florida schools that are identified as Comprehensive Support and Improvement
  • Students attending pre-kindergarten through grade 12 in schools identified by local education agencies (LEAs) as in need of support

The listing of schools identified as Comprehensive and Targeted Support and Improvement is the Preliminary DA List 2018-19. The list can be found here: https://www.floridacims.org/downloads?category=da-lists.

Additional schools in need of support that were submitted by school districts can be found below.

Second Preliminary LEA-Determined Schools List (PDF)

Currently-Funded 21st CCLC Programs

Current 21st CCLC Programs 2018-19 (PDF)*

* Revised August 2018. This list is subject to change.

RFP Workshops

Two RFP workshops were held via webinar on July 16, 2018.

To view either of the webinars as well as the PowerPoint through ShareFile, click on this link https://fldoe.sharefile.com/d-sfc41d73acdb434db. You will need to enter your name and email and download the files to view.


All forms can be found on the Forms page located here: http://www.fldoe.org/schools/family-community/activities-programs/21st-century-community-learning-center/forms.stml

Notice of Intent-to-Apply

The deadline for submitting a Notice of Intent-to-Apply was 5:00 p.m. EST on Friday, July 20, 2018.

RFP Questions & Answers

The last day to submit questions was July 20, 2018. Please check back on this page for a final Q & A to be published in the next week or so.

RFP Questions & Answers - July 13, 2018 (PDF)

RFP Questions & Answers - July 24, 2018 (PDF)

RFP Due Date

Proposals must be received by the Florida Department of Education no later than 5:00 p.m. on Friday, August 10, 2018.