Encore Expanded Learning Programs

  • Educational Services is pleased to offer two expanded learning programs within Fullerton School District that provide quality expanded learning opportunities for the Fullerton community and surrounding areas.

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    Encore: The Lab Expanded Learning Program is a fee-based program that offers before* and after-school programming at the following sites: Acacia, Beechwood, Fern Drive, Fisler, Golden Hill, Hermosa, Laguna Road, Rolling Hills, and Sunset Lane for grades TK-6 (*minimum enrollment required).  
    Encore: ASES is an after school program that is grant-funded by the CA Department of Education, Expanded Learning Division, and is at no cost to families. We focus on providing enrichment experiences and academic support to students while also following the guidelines of the After-School Education and Safety Expanded Learning Program (ASES).
    Encore: ASES is a program offered by the Educational Services Department at the following school sites: Commonwealth, Ladera Vista, Maple, Nicolas, Orangethorpe, Pacific Drive, Raymond, Richman, Valencia Park, and Woodcrest. 


  • Our mission is to empower and inspire students through diverse learning and leadership opportunities, fostering their overall development in a supportive environment. We collaborate with parents and community partners to engage students inclusively and joyfully.


  • Our vision is to significantly impact our students' futures through transformative experiences that build confidence and readiness for success. We strive to cultivate an environment that equips students with essential skills, inspiring them to realize their full potential and tackle challenges.

Program Goals

  • Our expanded learning program focuses on enhancing student engagement through personalized activities and fostering holistic development. We are committed to strengthening community partnerships and increasing accessibility for underrepresented students.





  • For more information, please contact the Educational Services office at 714-447-7477.

    You may also contact the program staff directly by email:

    Vanessa Larios, Program Specialist

    Tammy Ligon, Program Specialist

    Maria Wasserman, Program Supervisor