OUSD ASES STAR website

Esplanade's After School Education and Safety (ASES) S.T.A.R. program is a collaborative effort between OUSD and the YMCA of Orange to provide a safe and flourishing academic after school experience. The program is offered free of charge to families as costs are made available by the California Department of Education’s After School Education and Safety Grant. The ASES S.T.A.R program provides participants with a nutritious snack and academic enrichment including the following:

  • Homework Assistance
  • Recreation/Physical Activity
  • Academic Clubs
  • STEAM Activities
  • Technology access
  • Fun Friday Activities
  • YMCA Student Council

For more information about the program or enrollment, please contact:

Edith Castro
Esplanade Site Director
(714) 450-5527



Jane Avila
Senior Program Director
YMCA of Orange
2241 East Palmyra Avenue
Orange, CA 92869
(714) 633-9622