1. Improve the academic average of every child
2. Increase understanding of technology and its role in today’s society
3. Increase understanding of the role of sports in promoting teamwork and understanding
4. Provide recreation as an alternative to anti-social behavior
Southeast Tennis and Learning Center (SETLC) mission statement is to use tennis as a conduit to be:

A builder of confidence
The teacher of fair play
A mediator in using strengths to overcome weaknesses
Motivators of academic excellence
The bridge between competition and compassion

*The Southeast Tennis and Learning Center (SETLC), founded by Cora Masters Barry in collaboration with the District of Columbia Department of Parks and Recreation, opened its doors in 2001.