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Below are links to resources for our Youth:  2015CityWideGuide     

Parent and Student Handbook Scholarship Program Complete application packages MUST BE SUBMITTED NO LATER THAN February 3, 2017 to the local AABE chapter
NYC Department of Education 2016-17 SCHOOL YEAR CALENDAR
NYC Department of Youth and Community Development The Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) provides New York City youth between the ages of 14 and 24 with paid summer employment for up to six weeks in July and August.  Participants work in a variety of entry-level jobs including:

  • Government Agencies
  • Hospitals
  • Summer Camps
  • Non-Profits
  • Small Businesses
  • Law Firms
  • Museums
  • Sports Enterprises
  • Retail Organizations
Brooklyn Public Library As an independent system, separate from the New York City and Queens libraries, Brooklyn Public Library serves the borough’s 2.5 million residents, offering thousands of public programs, millions of books and use of more than 1,100 free Internet-accessible computers.
Brooklyn Scouts The website is intended as a portal for information about Scouting programs and activities in Brooklyn.
NYPD Explorers Program Exploring reaches out to New York City’s young adults in every community to help build up relations between the community and New York City Police Department.  Explorers are taught the importance of higher education, self discipline, and respect for authority while they actively participate in community service projects and other Exploring events.
Public Schools Athletic League The mission of the Public Schools Athletic League is to provide opportunities for educating students in physical fitness, character development and socialization skills through an athletic program that fosters teamwork, discipline and sportsmanship.
UPK NYC Find out about Pre-K Admissions and program options.
Brooklyn Youth Chorus
How far have they come since 1992? From 45 kids rehearsing in a donated space in Downtown Brooklyn to more than 500 students enjoying a wide range of music courses. The Brooklyn Youth Chorus is based in their own renovated building in Cobble Hill and at neighborhood locations in Bedford-Stuyvesant and Red Hook. Under the encouraging eye of Founder & Artistic Director Dianne Berkun-Menaker, They have become an uplifting artistic community, building confidence and self-esteem with every high note and harmony.
Brooklyn Children’s Museum A pioneer in education, Brooklyn Children’s Museum was the first museum created expressly for children when it was founded in 1899. Its success has sparked the creation of 300 children’s museums around the world. With award-winning, hands-on exhibits and innovative use of its collections, the Museum engages children from pre-school to high school in learning adventures. It is the only children’s museum in New York City, and one of few in the country, to be accredited by the American Association of Museums.
Brooklyn Public Library Youth Services
The state of the art Youth Wing of the Central Library offers more than just books. It’s an active learning center with innovative programs. The Department is divided into two primary collections: Children’s and Young Adult.
Brooklyn Public Library Youth Resources Links to useful resources for youth.