Events

Athletic and Recreation Programs

 

Team Walker offers a wide variety of athletic and recreational activities during the school year. Along with the well known Team Walker basketball teams for both girls and boys, we also offer opportunities to get active in other ways. Our swimming program and drama club give students the opportunty to experience different ways of competing and socializing than they’re used to. We have recently partnered wih the Unique Drillers step to offer the opportunity to be involved with a step team to the entirety of Jersey City. If your child is interested in any of these programs please call (201) 433-1888, sign-up is on a first come, first serve basis during each program’s respective sign-up window.

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Team Walker also offers a wide variety of athletic and recreational activities in the summer. In addition to the basketball camp and league that Team Walker started as in 1996, we also offer several different opportunities to go on field trips. Summer camp students get to experience trips to places like the Liberty Science Center, Dorney Park, America’s Grow-a-Row, Funtime America, and various other Museums and attractions. Registration for Team Walker’s summer camp will be announced in the Spring. 

 

Academic Programs

During the Academic Year (September-June), Team Walker’s after-school program runs every day that Jersey City Public Schools are in session. The after school program begins at 3pm and concludes at 6pm. Children in Grades K-5 will meet at PS#22. Children Grades 5 and up will meet at the Team Walker Learning Center.

What is the After-School Program?

Team Walker’s after-school program is an academic and recreational program designed to help Jersey City students succeed in the classroom and in life. We offer access to certified teachers that are available to help with homework, and studying. We also offer supplemental STEM instruction designed to help our students get ahead in the fields that matter most in 2017. Additionally, recreation programs are available for all students.

What other academic programs are offered by Team Walker?

Team Walker also offers a “Continuing Education” program in collaboration with the Jersey City Board of Education. ESL and GED courses are offered at the Team Walker Learning Center, Monday through Thursday at 9:30am-11:30am or at 12:00pm-2:30pm. Additionally, we have partnered with Hudson County Community College to offer SAT prep courses on Saturdays at the Learning Center.

 

Interested in one of our programs, or want more information? 

Gives us a call at (201) 433-1888 or head over to our “Contact Us” page and send us an email!

Community Programs

 

 

Summer Farmer’s Market, sponsored by America’s Grow-A-Row Foundation, held weekly at Dr. Lena Edwards Park at the corner of Pine and Johnston in Jersey City. A one time $25 membership fee will be charged during your first visit. All proceeds from memberships will go towards a scholarship fund for a Team Walker student.

Thanksgiving Turkey Give-A-Way – for approximately 400 local families & seniors in need

Holiday Christmas Party – hundreds of children receive a wrapped gift donated by Team Walker’s many sponsors