African Community School

African Community School

Charity information

African Community School

ACS was founded to provide a safe environment for children from all backgrounds to improve their educational attainment and mitigate the effects of poverty. ACS core concern is to practically assist children to thrive educationally,support and equip their parents to participate fully in this process.
ACS's offer to children:
• Term time Saturday School for 6-16 Yrs old
• Mentoring
• Summer holiday programme from 8am to 6pm
Offer to Adults
• Non accredited
• Parenting and Family learning

Founded 2000

  • Mission statement

    To improve the quality of academic education for African and Caribbean children and young people inclusive other ethnic background in Hackney by reversing their under-achievement attainment levels. We carry out this mission through supplementary school activities,training,mentoring, parental education system services and advocacy, to enhance the educational experience of these children.

  • Aims

    African Community School aims to:

    • To enhance the academic capacity of African& Caribbean children and young people inclusive other ethnic background to improve their levels of educational achievement, through provision of various out
    • To provide parental empowerment classes to enable parents to develop highly effective parenting skills along with accredited training.
  • Overview

    Established: January 2000

    Registered Charity Number: 1087936

    Board members: 8

    Full time staff: 2

    Part time staff: 12

    Volunteers: 11

    Phone number: 02072495748

    Address: c/o Princess May Primary School,Princess May Road,Hackney N16 8DF

    View charity accounts on the Charity Commission website
  • ACS Summer CLAP Creative Learning Achieving Pride

    ACS Summer CLAP would co-ordinate onsite and off-site programme of activities for four wee... More