After School Programs
After school programs are a great way for children to finish homework, make friends, stay out of trouble, and develop a strong work ethic. To enroll is this program, you must be between the ages of 6-18 and you must be enrolled in school.
Education & Career Development
Power Hour/Homework Help
Power Hour is coordinated by our Education Lead. Open Monday through Thursday from 3:00 –5:30 equipped with tutors from St. John’s Prep, Brooks School and Central Catholic. Students are able to begin and most often times complete their homework with the assistance of one on one tutors from students attending College-Prepatory High Schools. Members are able to comfortably complete their work in our Educational Center equipped with round tables and ample resources.
Our Technology Center open daily to allow members to discover the world of Technology, discovering the Internet and its uses, Microsoft Word, Excel and other various programs. All members will complete an Internet Safety course before use of the Technology Center is permitted.
Career Launch allows members to explore different careers and learn the employment process: beginning by looking for employment, filling out applications, resume building, interview processes. This program is geared towards teens 13-18 year old.
Diplomas to Degrees (d2D)
BGCA’s new college readiness program, provides a range of services to guide Club members as they work toward high school graduation and prepare for post-secondary education and career success. Club staff have access to a Facilitator’s Guide with fun high-yield activities and a Teen College Guide, complete with tips on achieving academic success and planning for post-secondary education.
After School Science
After School Science meets Fridays at 5pm in the Learning Center. Students will discover the fascinating world of Science through weekly lessons and experiments. At the end of the ten-week program members will participate in a Science Expo where they can showcase their knowledge
Khan Academy Club
Khan Academy’s mission is to change education for the better by providing a free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere. We believe that students of all ages should have free, unlimited access to the best educational content, and that they should be able to consume and master this content at their own pace. In addition, we believe that there are incredible opportunities to use intelligent software development, deep data analytics, and intuitive user interfaces to more effectively surface and present these educational resources to students and teachers around the world. Our library of content covers kindergarten to early college math, science topics such as biology, chemistry, and physics, and reaches into humanities with tutorials on economics, finance, music, philosophy, and art history.