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Homework Helpers
(After-School 4th grade and up)

The Literacy & Learning Center offers a wide
variety of programs — all free!

After-School Enrichment
(K - 3rd Grade After-School)

Children in grades K - 3 meet Monday through Thursday for homework assistance and engaging educational activities. These activities are available in part thanks to partnerships with other local nonprofits, including The Bascom, Highlands/Cashiers Land Trust, Highlands Biological Foundation, International Friendship Center, and Hudson Library.

Homework Helpers 
(4th - 12th Grade After-School)

Students in grades 4-8 meet Monday through Thursday for assistance with homework, papers, research, and overall comprehension of the student's curriculum. 

Reading Bootcamp
(Phonics Intervention After-School)

Individual and small group phonics intervention is available for students with critical literacy need on Fridays

during after-school. 

Individual Tutoring
(K - 12th Grade After-School)

One-on-one tutoring is offered during after-school, typically twice a week for one hour for students of any age in

any subject.

(High School Equivalency)

Self-paced online preparatory courses are offered to help students pass their GED test and to better prepare them for the workforce. Follow-up equivalency test fees for area testing site are also covered.

Adult Education

One-on-one tutoring is available for adults who want to receive support with general literacy skills, high school equivalency test preparation, citizenship test preparation, or other areas of interest. Days and times are flexible to meet the needs of students schedules.

Senior Book Exchange

TL&LC provides large-print books to senior care facilities in Macon County.  Books are delivered to the facilities and are exchanged with new books on a regular basis. 

The Literacy & Learning Center

would like to thank our program partners

for their generous support of After-School Enrichment and Summer Camps!

Sign up for our programs!

Signing up is as easy as 1, 2. 


Download and complete 

PDF application form


Bring or send your form to:

675 S. 4th St.  |  P.O. Box 2320

Highlands, NC 28741

We will process your application and contact you as soon as possible.

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