Community Outreach

DISD Sports Program

Click here to learn more about the Dallas Park and Recreation Department / DISD sports partnership.

Community Development Block Grant (CDBG)

Community Development Block Grant is funding provided to the City by the federal government. These funds are designed to benefit low to moderate-income individuals who reside in the City of Dallas. A percentage of these funds are earmarked for public service activities such as after school and summer programs.

  1. A.S.P. @ DISD
  2. A.S.P. @ Rec Centers
  3. Summer Camp @ DISD
  4. Summer Camp @ Rec Centers

The City of Dallas Park and Recreation Department provides free After School Programs at 20 DISD Elementary Schools via our Community Development Block Grant. 

ASP Info

The after school program operates according to the DISD student calendar. Programs begin in September 5th, and operate Monday - Friday from 3pm - 6pm daily through May 25th. 


In addition to a healthy snack and homework assistance, youth will experience a variety of daily activities including arts, sports, fitness, life skills, games. Our ASP is designed to offer effective academic enrichment, physical fitness, nutritional and life skill programs to challenge children and make learning fun. 

How to qualify:


DISD Elementary Schools

: To qualify for the program, a child must be between the ages of 6-12 and must be enrolled in the program site school. Registration is limited and preference is given to low income families and single female head of households. (Proof of school enrollment, City of Dallas residency, income, and age required.)  

How to register:

Registration is done on-site, on a first come basis beginning August 28th. Spots are limited so please bring copies of your school report card, birth certificate, and proof of residency to register your child.

DISD After School Program Sites:

John Q. Adams Elementary               Bayles Elementary 
Harrell Budd Elementary                    David G. Burnet Elementary
Cesar Chavez Elementary                 Nancy. J. Cochran Elementary
Lelia P. Cowart Elementary                Highland Meadows Elementary
Lida Hooe Elementary                        L.L. Hotchkiss Elementary 
Louise W. Kahn Elementary               Edwin J. Kiest Elementary
Jack Lowe Sr. Elementary                  B.H. Macon Elementary 
Nancy Moseley Elementary                John W. Runyon Elementary

Clinton Russell Elementary               Julian T. Saldivar Elementary

Ascher Silberstein Elementary           Martin Weiss Elementary