JAMS caters to our middle school students, tailoring programs to meet their academic and creative interests.
It serves an ethnically diverse and mixed socio-economic status population of 6th-8th graders in the Santa Monica Unified School District. This Club provides a rigorous academic support program to ensure our kids are on track and ready for high school. JAMS also maintain strong leadership and community service programs.
Our Club offers a safe and supportive space for kids to come after school and during the summer. They will enjoy a state-of-the-art technology center, music studio, Games Room and a Learning Center full of educational resources that help members complete their homework and school projects. Additionally, we have a full-size gym and outdoor blacktop where members enjoy basketball, volleyball and other sports and activities. The Club also features an exclusive teen space for our young leaders to socialize and watch movies, complete homework, work on college applications, read, play games or just relax. We offer impactful programs ranging from homework help & tutoring to robust STEM courses, career exposure, nutrition, arts, leadership & community service, as well as a wide variety of athletics and dance. With supportive and trained Youth Development Professionals, we foster kids’ passions and help them connect those interests to meaningful higher education and career pathways.All members receive healthy snacks or meals daily.
Our ultimate goal is to create GREAT FUTURES.