Texas Afterschool Centers on Education (ACE), administered by the Texas Education Agency (TEA), offer structured, safe, and supervised places for learning and social interaction. ACE provides expanded learning opportunities for children and their families and offers innovative, hands-on activities that reinforce and complement students’ regular academic programs. These before- and afterschool activities are based on research and best practices and include academic enrichment, challenging curriculum, and tutorial services. 


Los Centros de Educación Después de la Escuela (ACE) de Texas, administrados por la Agencia de Educación de Texas (TEA), ofrecen lugares estructurados, seguros y supervisados para el aprendizaje y la interacción social. ACE ofrece oportunidades de aprendizaje para los niños y sus familias y ofrece actividades innovadoras y prácticas que refuerzan y complementan los programas académicos regulares de los estudiantes. Estas actividades antes y después del horario escolar se basan en la investigación y las mejores prácticas e incluyen enriquecimiento académico, un plan de estudios exigente y servicios de tutorial. 

 Afterschool Centers on Education (ACE) offers FREE before and after school programs at YES Prep North Forest Secondary between 7:00-8:00am and 4:00-6:00 p.m.  

  • Art 

  • Cheer 

  • Dance 

  • Gaming 

  • Anime 

  • GSA 

  • Crafts 

  • Club Sports 

  • Girl Talk/ Boy Talk 

  • Movie Night Fridays 

  • Computer Cafe 


To register please get a registration form located in the front office and Ms. Cerda’s office (inside the choir room) and return completed. Students cannot stay in ACE until registration is completed. 


For additional questions, please contact the North Forest ACE Site Coordinator, Rosario Cerda at  


Students who are participating in after-school programming and events are still held accountable to the YES Prep Public Schools Code of Conduct and YES Prep North Forest behavior expectations.


North Forest ACE Spring 2023 Program Schedule


Parent Resources

Recursos para Padres