Youth & Teen Programs & Enrichment Classes

JCC Austin has a wide range of classes and programs geared specifically for youth and teens, ages 5 months to 18 years of age. The J is a great place to build lifelong friends, learn to act and dance, and have fun and stay fit while showing your teamwork and spirit in sports classes and leagues. Whether you want to explore your creativity with art and music classes, put your mind to the test LEGO Engineering, or build your job skills with lifeguard training, we're here for you. Looking for a fun place to go when you're out of school? Come check us out!  

Kids Connection After School Program Grades K-5

5-day option I End of school - 6 PM I all school year I $3380 members only (plus transportation)

3-day option I End of school - 6 PM I all school year I $2780 members only (plus transportation)


Other Youth & Teen Programs

Yom Kef No-School Days Grades K-5

Yom Kef means “Fun Day,” and that’s what we provide on days when school is out! On Yom Kef, the J makes the perfect oasis for kids begging for fun during their time off, and parents can rest assured that their children are in a safe environment with great staff and plenty of enriching social and educational opportunities. Kids enjoy a fun day filled with sports, arts & crafts, awesome activities, snacks and more. For more information on Yom Kef or to register, contact youthandteenoffice@shalomaustin.org or call (512) 735-8050.

BBYO Grades 8-12  

Open to teens from the second semester of 8th grade through high school graduation. A worldwide Jewish teen movement, BBYO comprises more than 15,000 teenage members in 39 regions and many nations.  Austin BBYO has over 110 members and is growing daily! We have regular community service projects, social events, and we offer a real home for Jewish teens of all denominations. From weekend events, to conventions, to multi-week summer programs, BBYO provides Jewish teens with opportunities to develop leadership skills and a strong Jewish identity.
For more information, please visit www.bbyo.org or call 512-735-8046. Membership is $75/year or $149/entire high school career.

Additional Youth Enrichment Classes 



Beyond the Grade!

Private Beyond the Grade Music Lessons 
Mondays | September 9 - November 11 (10 classes) 
Time: 3:45 - 4:15 PM
Member & Non-Member Price: $35/class or $350/semester. 

Private Beyond the Grade Music Lessons 
Mondays | September 9 - November 11 (10 classes) 
Time: 5:15 - 5:45 PM
Member & Non-Member Price: $35/class or $350/semester. 

“Beats” Music Technology 
Wednesdays | September 4 - November 20 (12 classes)
Time: 3:45 - 5:15 PM
Member & Non-Member Price: $42/class or $504/semester

All of your enrollment fees go directly to supporting at-risk students in Austin.
For more information, please contact Alexa Rosenblat at (512) 735-8074 or alexa.rosenblat@shalomaustin.org.