The Y Academy Afterschool Program offers a full range of exciting arts, sports and enrichment activities to spark each child's interest and provide the tools they need for academic success. Our program supports Common Core Standards, with a focus on these components:
• Physical Fitness and Nutrition/Wellness;
• Academic Content;
• 21st Century skills; (project based learning, Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (S.T.E.M), collaborative problem solving and media literacy);
• College and Career Exploration;
• Leadership Development;
• Arts Education;
• Global Learning;
• Parent & Caregiver Engagement.
The Y provides a safe, structured environment where children can begin their school day in a productive way. Children engage in homework help, group activities, board games, arts and crafts and reading. Holiday Camps When schools are closed, the Y has camp! Our experienced staff will create a fun and enriching day, through sports, arts and crafts, drama and games.