Teen Achievers

Empowering Teens to Make Smart Decisions

YMCA Teen Achievers is open to middle and/or high school students from all social, economic and academic levels. Students must have a desire to pursue post secondary education such as 2 and 4-year college or universities, armed forces and technical schools.

Program Highlights

  • Group mentoring exposing students to diverse college and career options
  • Seminars facilitated by adult mentors that provide intense college readiness
  • Students develop a positive sense of self and raise their academic expectations
  • Seminars designed to build character and help students make positive life choices
  • Annual local and out of state college tours available to qualified students

THE YMCA OF CENTRAL FLORIDA’S  TEEN ACHIEVERS FIVE PILLARS:

ACADEMICS, COLLEGE KNOWLEDGE, POSITIVE RELATIONSHIPS, LIFE SKILLS AND POSITIVE IDENTITY

Hoop-A-Thon Fundraiser

The Board of Directors for the YMCA of Central Florida Teen Achievers are proud to present the YMCA Teen Achievers 3-on-3 Hoop-A-Thon. This fundraising event will be held on October 19, 2019 at the Tangelo Park YMCA from 9am-3pm. All proceeds and donations will provide students in Teen Achievers with an opportunity to attend the 2020 Spring Break College & Cultural Tour which will take place in Louisiana and Mississippi. Register your team from now until October 4, 2019.

Program Overview

There is so much more to Teen Achievers than you might think! Get a better idea of what this program does for teens and families, as well as program specifics. Learn more about this extraordinary program and register your teen today!

Curriculum

Teen Achievers follows the 6to16™ curriculum. Find out more about what this means and how we support your teen to be successful in this program.

Testimonials

Teen Achievers has impacted the lives of many in the Central Florida area. Read and watch some of the touching stories of some of our community members.

Gallery

From events, to seminars, to road trips — we’ve learned a lot and had fun while doing it! Visit our gallery to get a taste of some of the wonderful experiences our Teen Achievers have had.


OUR MISSION

The purpose of this association is to improve lives of all in Central Florida by connecting individuals, families and communities with opportunities based on Christian values that strengthen Spirit, Mind and Body.

OUR CAUSE

The YMCA is committed to strengthen communities. Every day, we work side by side with our neighbors to make sure that everyone, regardless of age, income or background, is provided with opportunities to learn, to grow and to thrive.