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Saturday Academy (Grades 2-3)

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Please note: Saturday Academy at Gerry Clubhouse in East Harlem is currently full for our 2022 Spring Cycle. We are taking new Saturday Academy members at Abbe Clubhouse in Flushing, Queens.
 
Saturday Academy is designed for BCNY’s youngest members. This program is held on Saturdays during Fall, Winter and Spring Cycles from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.. Saturday Academy participants receive free breakfast and lunch along with an array of enriching and fun programming. Activities include STEAM, ELA, games, sports, arts, and much more.
 
Your child must be currently enrolled in 2nd grade or 3rd grade to be eligible for Saturday Academy at Abbe Clubhouse and Gerry Clubhouse.
 
 

Explorers (Grades 4-5)

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Our Explorers participate in fun and enriching sports, music, arts, and science programming at BCNY. Our experienced and supportive staff and instructors help foster BCNY’s 4Cs (confidence, competence, character-rich, and connection) in our young members. Through thoughtful and diverse programming, we empower all our boys to share their brilliance with the world.

Boys currently enrolled in 4th grade or 5th grade are eligible for member and program registration at Abbe Clubhouse and Gerry Clubhouse.

Juniors (Grades 6-8) 

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Juniors participate in competitive sports, specialized arts and prepare for their next stage of academic growth with BCNY’s High School Access services and workshops with experts in their respective fields. HSA resources include info sessions, parent meetings, and individual consultations that prepare teens, parents, and guardians for the high school application process. Juniors also continue to have fun, connect and grow while fostering the 4Cs.

Boys and young men currently enrolled in 6th, 7th, and 8th grade are eligible for program and member registration at Abbe Clubhouse and Gerry Clubhouse.

Teens (Grades 9-12)

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Our young men in high school prepare for their next steps, whatever paths they choose. BCNY offers career training, advanced STEAM programs, work readiness, and internship programs along with college exploration and application support. Our most senior members also have the opportunity to earn stipends through mentoring and internship programs. Our teen members continue to apply the 4Cs at BCNY and out in the world, empowered to share their brilliance as they take on new life challenges and experiences.

Boys and young men currently enrolled in 9th, 10th, 11th, and 12th grade are eligible for program and member registration at Abbe Clubhouse and Gerry Clubhouse.

REGISTRATION REQUIREMENTS

BCNY believes in the health and safety of all our staff, members, and community. All BCNY employees and volunteers are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Please upload the member’s Covid 19 vaccination proof (a photograph of member Covid 19 vaccination card) here.

REQUIRED REGISTRATION DOCUMENTS

  • Birth Certificate/Passport (a photocopy is acceptable).
  • Updated Immunization Records OR New York Dept. of Education “Medical Request for Immunization Exemption” Form.
  • Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination for Members ages 6 or over. Upload here.
  • CACFP Food Form. Included in member registration document.
  • Physical Examination Form (signed, dated in 2021 or later, and stamped).
  • Individual Allergy & Anaphylaxis Emergency Plan.

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HEALTH RECORD FORM

 

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INDIVIDUAL ALLERGY FORM

 

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POLICIES

  • Opening Day

    Summer programming begins July 5th, 2022. The last day of Summer Cycle is August 12th, 2022.

  • School Holiday Closures

    BCNY is closed when NYC public schools are closed during the school year for regularly scheduled breaks and during unexpected closures due to weather.  For more information click here. Summer Cycle runs from July 5th – August 12th, 2022.

  • COVID 19 Member Vaccination Requirement
    BCNY requires all members eligible for a Covid 19 vaccine, currently 6 years old and up, to be fully vaccinated.
     
    • Submit member Covid-19 vaccination proof here.

    Don’t hesitate to call your local clubhouse with questions or if you cannot upload member vaccination proof, please hand it in directly to the clubhouse registrar. 

    We understand there are named conditions that would preclude a child from being vaccinated. If this is the case, we need you to submit documentation by your child’s physician exempting them from the Covid 19 vaccine in lieu of vaccination proof here. 

  • COVID 19 Staff Vaccination Requirement

    All BCNY employees and volunteers are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. 

  • Important Dates

    Please view our Calendar to stay informed on important BCNY dates and events. 

  • Waitlist

    Please note that space is limited. Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis. If registration is full, your child will be placed on a waitlist. 

  • Attendance Policy

    Registered members must attend BCNY a minimum of 3 days a week. 

    Saturday Academy: Registered members are expected to attend every Saturday but can miss up to 2 days throughout the cycle. 

    Members who cannot meet these expectations may have their membership reviewed or suspended. 

LOCATIONS

  • ABBE CLUBHOUSE

    ABBE CLUBHOUSE

    133-01 41st Road Flushing,

    New York 11355

    718.886.5454

  • GERRY CLUBHOUSE

    GERRY CLUBHOUSE

    321 East 111th Street

    New York, NY 10029

    212.534.2661

Note: For all programming and registration questions, please email us at programs@bcny.org or call your local clubhouse and ask for the registrar.