Providing Kids With A Strong Start
The values and skills children learn early in life are the vital building blocks for successful adulthood. At the Y, kids learn their ABC’s, learn to share, learn about teamwork and, most importantly, learn how to be themselves.
Ages 2.5 - 5 years
Get the support you need with Preschool Child Care at the Y. Our YMCA values-based program will help your young child learn essential social, physical, and intellectual building blocks.
Ages 5 - 12 years
Get convenient, high quality Y care right at your school and keep your child active physically, intellectually and socially the whole day.
Afterschool & Enrichment Programs
Helping Kids Reach Their Fullest Potential
With Y Afterschool & Enrichment Programs, kids make the most of their after school time with active learning opportunities designed to engage and expand young minds.
Swim, Sports & Play
Fun activities that build athletic, social and interpersonal skills
At the Y, kids play and develop new skills while learning sportsmanship and the value of staying active - important tools they'll carry with them the rest of their lives. The Y is a great resource for healthy family fun - rain or shine.
Ages 3 months - adults
From basics to advanced swimming skills, develop confidence and water safety awareness.
Ages 3 - 16 years
A blend of skill development, fun activities and great games with a focus on teamwork, fair play and inclusiveness.
Ages 3 - 16 years
From martial arts and dance to gymnastics and teen leadership programs, Youth Activities at the Y offer kids a chance to develop physical and social skills guided by the caring leadership of Y staff.
Family dinners, family camps, cooking classes, family gym time and Parents Night Out are just a few of the many Y programs that keep families active and playing together.
Super Cool Summer Fun
Y kids stay active and stretch in new ways at summer camp. Whether it’s learning a new skill or game, working on a project with new-found friends or just enjoying some undirected play time, camps provide room to grow and help kids build resilience and confidence.
Grades 1 - 4
Learn to respect and enjoy the great outdoors through fun, high-energy adventures.
Grades K - 6
Explore fun themes like Animal Detective and Strange Science through art, science, storytelling, and field trips.
Grades Pre K - 4
Whether you’re looking to up your play or learn a whole new sport, summer at the Y is a great time to get in the game.
Grades 5 - 7
Tween campers explore our community, develop a new skill like cooking or boating
Grades 4 - 6
Learn teamwork and new responsibility as campers enjoy horseback riding, creek-side trail hikes, horse care, and campfires.
Grades 1 - 12
Head to Orcas Island or Puget Sound's Case Inlet to enjoy the classic summer camping adventure that you'll remember for a lifetime!
Ages 10 - 18 years
While exploring the beautiful Pacific Northwest, we work together to develop leadership skills that will help you succeed in life, whatever path you choose.
Find It Fast
- Arbor Heights, Bailey Gatzert, Fairmount Park, West Seattle Elementary Child Care Interest Form
- Boren STEM, Concord, Thurgood Marshall Elementary Child Care Interest Form
- E-Forms 2016-17 School Age Child Care Registration Forms
- Arbor Heights Kids University Registration Packet
- Arbor Heights Kids University Online Registration
- School Age Child Care Family Handbook 2016-17
- Find Another Location