School Age Programs

Our programs offer kids the support they need to thrive from birth to graduation and beyond. See below to learn more!

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Y LEAP Academy

A full-day program designed in partnership with individual school districts to support kids and families with distance learning and school-day care along with the enrichment activities, social emotional learning, and play that the Y is known for.

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After School in a Box

Make the most of after-school time with enrichment activities that encourage skill-building and creative exploration in a supportive, virtual environment.

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Enrichment Emporium

Subscribe to the Y's library of on-demand enrichment videos with hours of lessons, activities, and projects for every kid. It's the perfect place for elementary students to spark new interests, dive deep into a specific topic, and discover what they love.

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Virtual Play Zone

Play Zone connects kids virtually after school with a drop-in, play-based program geared towards students in kindergarten to 3rd grade that promises to engage with silly games and fun projects. 

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Virtual Home Zone

Homeschool students get the benefits of in-school PE including the opportunity to socialize with other kids their age, which develops teamwork and leadership skills.

More Youth Enrichment Opportunities

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Play Everyday!

We’re in schools at recess to encourage exercise, build lifelong fitness habits and foster social inclusion.

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School Break Camps

The Y’s School Break Camps are designed to keep kids engaged and having fun while learning and spending time with friends old and new. There’s no better way to spend a school holiday or break!

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Before and After-School Child Care

YMCA before and after-school care makes the most out of the school day! Kids get the chance to play, learn, and hang out with classmates in a fun environment led by our highly-trained staff.

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Kids University

Kids discover what they love! Choose from a menu of multi-week experiences taught by caring, certified staff like sports, arts and other hands-on learning activities.