The 7th Grade Initiative

As youth begin to face the varied challenges of adolescence, they are more likely to begin disassociating from formal organizations, distancing themselves from family, and may begin to experiment with unhealthy behaviors.

The Pennsylvania State Alliance of YMCA’s, in support of the efforts of the Pennsylvania Department of Health and the Department of Education, present a state-wide initiative to offer free YMCA memberships to 7th grade students.

What is included in the membership?

Facility Access including:

  • Teen Center
  • Pools
  • Gyms
  • Fitness Rooms (for those 13 years +)
  • Member Prices for all YMCA programs!

How do I enroll?

(Enrollment for the 2018-2019 School Year will begin in August)

Complete the 7th Grade Initiative Membership Form

Provide proof of grade (report card, class schedule, school ID)

Parent must return forms to Member Services to activate the membership

Click here to review our Teen Discipline Policy