Congrats to our 2019 Jr. Youth of the Year! These outstanding elementary and middle schoolers are truly amazing!
Join us in celebrating these staff all-stars who provide consistent and thoughtful support for young people at our Clubs!
At Youth of the Quarter, members across our Clubs are honored and celebrated for their achievements and contributions in the areas of academic excellence, healthy lifestyles, and good character & citizenship.
Collaboration Between Club and School Though the Hamilton International Middle School Boys & Girls Club has only been operating for the past year, the school and Club have developed an incredibly close partnership in that time. The two groups collaborate to provide consistent resources and attention for kids to keep them on track academically and socially. Boys & Girls Clubs began operating out of the school with a six-week summer camp in 2018, involving Seattle Public School teachers and targeting
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Part of what makes the Club experience special is the consistent mentorship and support kids get from phenomenal staff members, like Tre Beauchamp. Tre Beauchamp grew up as a Club kid at Wallingford Boys & Girls Club. Now he's the Teen Director there, giving back to the program and community that was so valuable to him growing up. The teens love hanging out with Tre, and when we asked him what was special about his approach to connecting with kids,
By learning skills to manage emotions, set goals, establish relationships, and make responsible decisions, kids are more likely to thrive in school and life.
A highly creative Club member at the Wallingford Boys & Girls Club, Kalijah enjoys sharing his love for the arts with other Club members. We look forward to hearing from Kalijah and celebrating him at the Youth of the Year Award Ceremony on February 5, 2019!
Meet the Boys & Girls Clubs of King County's 2019 Youth of the Year candidates!
Last Tuesday, December 11, staff, kids, and family from across King County's Boys & Girls Clubs gathered at the Mercer Island Club to celebrate and honor outstanding Club members of fall 2018. Youth of the Quarter is an award given out four to five times a year to Club members who have excelled in the areas of academic success, good character and citizenship, and healthy lifestyles. Once a recipient of the Youth of the Quarter, Club members are eligible for