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Tutoring, SAT, and College Preparatory Course Update

Dear Academy Members and Friends,

Our educational development component will be expanding and slightly adjusting its offerings beginning this March!

SAT and College Preparatory courses will be offered on Saturdays from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Appointments will be held in one hour increments, with a maximum of five students per hour. That is, appointments will take place from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. and 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Tutoring will undertake a similar format. Appointments will be held in one hour increments, with a maximum of six students per hour. Tutoring for ages 12 and under will take place on Tuesdays and Thursdays between the hours of 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. Wednesdays and Fridays will be reserved for ages 13 and older from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. That is, appointments will take place from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m., 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., and 5 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Per usual, Book Club (for ages nine and under) will take place on Saturdays between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m., just before the SAT and College Preparatory courses. Students do not need to schedule an appointment to attend the Book Club sessions, they may attend as they wish.

To schedule a tutoring, SAT, or College Preparatory course appointment, please visit or call the Academy front office. The office telephone number is (310) 763-3479.

-Staff

Margaret Wilkins Named Hampton University Athlete of the Week

Dear Academy Members and Friends,

We would like to congratulate Academy alumna and former intern, Margaret Wilkins on being named Hampton University Athlete of the Week. Keep up the great work, Margaret!

Please follow the link below for the full article.

Margaret Wilkins, Hampton University Athlete of the Week

-Staff

Jackie Robinson Scholarship for High School Seniors

Dear Academy Members and Friends,

The Jackie Robinson Foundation is granting scholarships to high school seniors planning to attend a four-year college or university. The application deadline is this Friday, February 21st.

For more information, see the link below.

Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship

Best of luck!

-Staff

No Tutoring on February 14-15, 2014

Dear Academy Members and Friends,

Tutoring will not be offered tomorrow, February 14, or Saturday, February 15. Tutoring will resume as scheduled on Tuesday, February 18.

Please feel free to contact the Academy front office with any questions. Have a lovely evening!

-Staff

Tweeters, Retweet to win signed ball by Yasiel Puig

Dear Academy Members and Friends,

We are setting a goal of 2,000 Twitter followers by Opening Day! Visit the following link and retweet to help and be eligible to win a baseball signed by Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig!

-Staff

Today’s Workouts Cancelled Due to Rain, Tutoring Available

Dear Academy Members and Friends,

Today’s workouts are cancelled due to rain. However, educational assistance and use of the weight room is available until 6:30 p.m.

Please contact the Academy front office with any questions, at (310) 763-3479.
-Staff

Compton’s 2nd Annual Community Day Videos

Dear Academy Members and Friends,

Check out the following links to view videos showcasing our recent Community Day celebration!

Robinson on Urban Youth Academy

Puig at Urban Youth Academy

-Staff

Community Day’s Unclaimed Raffle Prizes

Please visit the following link to view a listing of prize tickets and instructions on how to receive rewards. Thank you all for making Community Day such a special occasion!

2014 Community Day’s Unclaimed Raffle Prizes

-Staff

Compton’s 2nd Annual Community Day

Dear Academy Members and Friends,

We would like to remind you all that Compton’s 2nd Annual Community Day is taking place tomorrow, with open events beginning at 10 a.m. We look forward to seeing all of your wonderful faces as we celebrate the many accomplishments of the Compton community! Please visit the link below to learn more about the day’s activities. Please contact the Academy front office with any questions, at (310) 763-3479.

Compton’s 2nd Annual Community Day

-Staff

2014 Urban Invitational set to move to Louisiana

After two consecutive years in Houston, this year’s Urban Invitational will be played at four new venues throughout Louisiana, including the Urban Youth Academy in New Orleans. Please click on the following link to learn more about this year’s tournament!

2014 Urban Invitational

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