Liberty Partnership Program

What is SCCC-LPP?

Schenectady County Community College’s Liberty Partnerships Program (SCCC-LPP) is a drop-out prevention program for at-risk students from Schenectady City School District (SCSD).

Who is Eligible?

Schenectady City School District students grades 6-12, with at least one of the following risk factors:

  • Unsatisfactory academic performance
  • Inconsistent school attendance or truancy
  • History of behavior/discipline problems at school
  • History of family/peers dropping out
  • Negative change in family circumstances
  • History of child abuse or neglect
  • Homelessness; residence in a shelter or foster care
  • History of substance abuse
  • Limited English proficiency
  • Teenage pregnancy and/or parenting
  • Negative peer pressure
  • Other documented factor(s)

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  • Assessments & Personal Learning Planning
  • Tutoring and Homework Help
  • Counseling, Case-Management & Referrals
  • Leadership Development Skills
  • Workforce Development Training FREE SAT Preparation Courses
  • Career Exploration College Field Trips
  • College Readiness Course
  • Parent Engagement

Middle School Meeting Locations/Times:

YMCA After-School Program: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 3:30-6 p.m.

Tutoring After-School at MPMS: Mondays and Wednesdays, 3:40-4:30 p.m.

Summer Program at SCCC: Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

LPP students watching an experiment on a circuit board.

High School Meeting Locations/Times:

School Day Program at SHS: Monday-Thursday

Tutoring After-School at SHS: Mondays and Tuesdays, 3:40-4:30 p.m.

College/Career Rediness at SCCC: Wednesdays and Thursdays, 4-5:30 p.m.