After-school Programs

LYCS is comprised of five programs:

  • Young Leaders (Grade 1 and Grade 2) meet from 2:40 pm to 3:40 pm at their own school. Meeting days and dates vary to accommodate all schedules.
  • Leaders (Grades 3, 4 and 5) meet from 2:40 pm to 3:40 pm at their own school. Meeting days and dates vary to accommodate all schedules.
  • Grade 5 Leaders Club meet from 5:30-7:30 pm at Monmouth Court Community Center (26 Monmouth Ct). Students choose topics of interest, and a community service. This provides an opportunity students to meet others from different schools before going into middle school next year.
  • Peer Leaders (Grades 6, 7, and 8) meet from 5:30-7:30 pm at Monmouth Court Community Center. Students choose all topics, Adopt-a-Charity, and coordinate Time4Teens newsletter.
  • Community Leaders Club (Grades 9, 10, 11, and 12) meet from 5:30-7:30 pm at Monmouth Court Community Center. This is a student-led organization. In addition students have the opportunity to participate in cross-age teaching, leadership training, and weekend camp.

Class Schedule and Event Information

Classes start in October and run to May with an End of Year Party  in June. In addition, LYCS provides opportunities for community service, engages youth in expressive arts programs, co-sponsors alternative activities with DARE/Community Policing and SYLS, and collaborates on community programming.