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Second Set of Advising

Hello Students, Congratulations for completing your first set of advising meetings! The first set of advising was from October 3, 2018 to November 14, 2018. Please be sure to get a set, one 1 hour and 1 30 minute advising meeting, scheduled within the next period- November 14, 2018 to December 26, 2018. Sincerely, Atiya, Lucia, […]

End of Active April AND What is to Come

Words of Wisdom for the Week “True confidence leaves no room for jealousy. When you know you’re great, you have no need to hate.” –Nicki Minaj Welcome Back Extended College Tour students! After touring colleges in Philadelphia and New York City, you are ready to take on the end of the year like champions! We […]

Fitness Classes and Class Meetings

Words of Wisdom for the Week “Start by doing what’s necessary; then what’s possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible.” –Francis of Assisi April is the kick off to our Food Justice/Wellness month! Check out the interesting and fun events we have planned to get this month under way. Fitness Classes We have set […]

Kick Off Food Justice and Wellness Month

Words of Wisdom for the Week “You can’t move mountains by whispering at them.” –Pink April is the kick off to our Food Justice/Wellness month! Check out the interesting and fun events we have planned to get this month under way. Community Meeting Community Meeting will be held on Tuesday, April 5th , from 3:00pm-6:00pm […]

Snow Day

As is our policy, when Worcester Public Schools are closed, Youth Academy is also closed. Be safe and enjoy your snow day!

Youth Jobs Rally, a Student Perspective

A couple of weeks ago a group of students and staff went to the Youth Jobs Rally in Boston. We asked one of our freshmen students who attended the rally to write about her experience. Below is the Youth Jobs Rally from the perspective of Beshair. Youth Jobs Rally The first place we went in […]

ECT Update, Community Meeting and a Riddle

Words of Wisdom for the Week “Either you run the day or the day runs you.” –Jim Rohn Extended College Tour Update With your help and the amazing fundraising efforts of our students, we have raised almost all of the funds for the ECT! We are so proud of our students and all their hard […]

Youth Jobs Rally, an Intern’s Perspective

At Youth Academy we have been seeking for volunteers and interns to help us grow and develop our program. We wanted to give you the opportunity to meet some of them through their experiences here at Youth Academy. Our intern Dean, wrote this beautiful piece about his experience during our participation in the Youth Jobs […]

Youth Jobs Rally, Holy Cross and Rhode Island College Tours

Words of Wisdom for the Week “You’ve got to get up every morning with determination if you want to go to bed every night with satisfaction.” –George Lorimer   GUESS WHAT? Have you checked out our Instagram account? Youth Academy now has an Instagram account! We will be posting pictures from our adventures. Be sure […]