The Middle School Academies

YMCA Before-and-Afterschool Teen Program

The YMCA of Greater St. Petersburg provides FREE, innovative before-and-afterschool programming for students in 6th through 8th grade at three local middle schools through The Middle School Academies (TMSA) program.

  • For students in 6th, 7th and 8th grade
  • Monday - Friday 7:00AM - 6:00PM
  • Includes non-student days and holiday breaks
  • Club-based programs in the morning
  • Academic support in the afternoons

By incorporating activities and resources that engage students in academic growth and achievement, the program aims to help them to foster a love for learning while providing a support system and serving as a motivator. The YMCA strives to cultivate a safe, welcoming environment where students can feel a sense of belonging and achievement as they grow in their commitment to learning, positive relationships and as engaged, empowered individuals.

Child must be a student at the school site where the program is held in order to enroll in the program.

Locations: Bay Point Middle, Meadowlawn Middle, Pinellas Park Middle

A FREE program made possible by
Juvenile Welfare Board of Pinellas County

Related Programs:
School-Age Programs | Y Achievers | YMCA Reads! | Madiera Beach Middle

 

To enroll, there are three main steps:

1

Reserve your space in the program by signing up online:

Reserve Now

2

Download and complete the Registration Packet:

You can also pick up these forms at Childs Park YMCA or YMCA at Lealman Exchange.

NOTE: The form will need to be notarized; The YMCA childcare staff are notaries and this can be done when you drop your packet off.

Registration Packet (.PDF)

3

Return the completed forms to the Youth Development Office at Childs Park YMCA:

Childs Park YMCA
691 43rd St. South
St. Petersburg, FL 33711
Monday - Friday 8:30AM - 5:00PM

Download the Parent Manual, review and keep for your records:

Parent Manual (.PDF)

 


Contact Information

Bay Point Middle

2151 62nd Ave. South
St. Petersburg, FL 33712
727.864.6842

SITE DIRECTOR
Lorraine Major
lmajor@stpeteymca.org

 

Meadowlawn Middle

6050 16th St. North
St. Petersburg, FL 33703
727.209.8384

SITE DIRECTOR
Lisa Hopler
lhopler@stpeteymca.org

Pinellas Park Middle

6940 70th Ave. North
Pinellas Park, FL 33781
727.545.9149

SITE DIRECTOR
Justin Silers
jsilers@stpeteymca.org