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Middle School

SUMMER IS COMING!!
Check out our Summer 2017 Schedule
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LET’S TALK ABOUT IT: 13 REASONS WHY
Monday, May 15, 2:15-4:00 p.m.
Join LYSB Staff and your friends after school for a fun afternoon.  This program will provide our middle school students with the opportunity to healthfully process the thoughts, feelings, and intense topics introduced by 13 Reasons Why. Your kids will enjoy interactive activities that make them self-reflect, as well as open, informative, and respectful dialogue about the series. This program will be facilitated by two mental health professionals who have experience working with adolescents.  Ice cream sundaes and snacks. This program is free.  Late bus passes available.  
Note we have an additional program for parents about talking to your kids about this subject click here for details.
Register CLICK HERE


MIDDLE SCHOOL AFTERSCHOOL PROGRAM
Tuesdays & Thursdays 2:15-4:00 p.m. at LYSB
This is a drop in program and a permission slip is required.  Come hang out with your friends while listening to music, playing pool, games, Wii, crafts & snacks.  Students may get a pass for the LOLMS late bus.  Registration fee: $30/year.  
Register CLICK HERE.

BOYS COUNCIL
Four Mondays: March 6, 13, 20, 27
2:15 t0 4:00 p.m.
For middle school boys
Boys Council aims to promote boys’ natural strengths, and to increase their options about being male in today’s world. The Council challenges myths about how to be a “real boy” or “real man”. It engages boys in activities, dialogue, and self-expression to question stereotypical concepts and to increase boys’ emotional, social, and cultural literacy by promoting valuable relationships with peers and adult facilitators.  This program is free but requires registration.  Late bus passes available.
Register Here

JR. YOUTH ADVISORY COUNCIL
Wednesday, October 19, 2016, 6:00-7:00 p.m.
NEW!!!
Our Middle School community service club will partner with high school students on projects and activities throughout the year. This group will meet on a quarterly basis, or as needed for projects.  This program is free, but please register by clicking here

ENGINEERING AFTER SCHOOL For Grades 3-8
ROCKET SCIENCE!
Four Thursdays: May 4, 11, 18, 25, 2017, 4:00-6:00 p.m.
Blast off in this thrilling class full of young “aerospace engineers!” Students in this class will use a wide variety of mediums, including but not limited to recycled plastic bottles, foam blocks, tape, cardboard, paper, newspaper, string and glue. Using the recycled materials, young engineers will design a rocket while learning about aerospace engineering. In addition, chemical engineering will be explored as a method of propulsion!  Fee: $110 for the four week session. This class will have limited size due to safety concerns.
To Register CLICK HERE

RUN LIKE  A GIRL
A group running program for girls age 8 and up, training for a 5K finale!
WHEN:  Sundays at 1:00-2:30 starting September 11 through November 27, 2016  Meet at LYSB for group run followed by half hour meeting.
WHERE:  Meet at LYSB (59 Lyme Street), will also do local trails and high school track
LESSONS: Embracing differences; stretching; nutrition; dealing with injuries; “your look”; team spirit; stress relief; goals and plans
To Register Click Here   Fee: $20/girl.  Ages 8 and up.

SITTER SAFETY CLASS
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An intense sitter safety and training course appropriate for babysitters, big brothers and sisters, and children staying home alone for the first time.  This course touches on a variety of safety skills such as basic first aid, fire safety, and 911 skills.  Fee is $50 and includes supplies, snacks, and guest speakers.  Late Bus passes are available.

CPR FOR BABYSITTERS
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Add this valuable class to your LYSB babysitter’s course and learn how to save a life! Learn CPR and how to clear a blocked airway in children and infants.  Parents want to hire babysitters who know CPR and can help kids who are choking.  Instructors will teach you everything you need to know to provide lifesaving care during a cardiac or choking emergency in this class. Class cost is $55 and awards a Certificate of Completion.  

GIRLS CIRCLE For Grades 6 to 8
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LYSB is pleased to offer our popular program for girls.  Join us each week for a different theme and activity designed to increase girls’ self-esteem, body image, and social support. Late bus passes are available. 
During this program girls will:

  • Develop connections & feel included
  • Build strong interpersonal skills
  • Strengthen self-care & well-being, even under stress
  • Dissolve barriers to respect, confidence & empathy