PS Youth Outreach Center...
... where we offer services that foster the growth of our youth into well-balanced and productive citizens.
Method For Success
Dream the dreams you want
Don’t ever say you can’t
Hold your head up high
Always reach for the sky
Don’t stray from your dreams
Though hard it may seem
Don’t give up on yourself
Don’t depend on anyone else
Your dreams will come true
It can happen for you
By Earl Thompson
Enjoy these inspiring quotes:
"If you hear a voice within you say 'you cannot paint,' then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced."
Vincent Van Gogh
"Some people dream of success… while others wake up and work hard at it."
"If you want your life to be a magnificent story, then begin by realizing that you are the author and everyday you have the opportunity to write a new page."
“The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.”
“Hold fast to your dreams, for if dreams die, life is a broken winged bird that cannot fly.” -
“The first step in the acquisition of wisdom is silence, the second listening, the third memory, the fourth practice, the fifth teaching others.”
Solomon Ibn Gabriel
“Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Wiling is not enough; we must do.”
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
“The future depends on what we do in the present.” -
PS Youth Outreach Center, Inc. (PS Youth) is a community-based 501 (C)(3)non-profit organization serving at-risk youth who reside in Broward County. We offer a wide array of services designed to meet the needs of youth and families who are faced with one or more barriers.
We work with various agencies in order to efficiently carry out our mission, to assist at-risk youth between the ages of 5-22 by working to proactively reduce juvenile delinquency and the mistreatment of our youth.
With the essential tools, the youth hold the world in their hands.
Let's invest in them!
We thank you for helping us to make a positive difference in the lives of the youth and families we serve.
AFTER-SCHOOL SERVICES FOR 2012-2013 SCHOOL YEAR
Looking for an effective and reliable after-school program for your child?
PS Youth is your resource!
Our after-school program offers: a safe and fun environment, homework assistance, free snacks, and quality supervision from 2pm - 6:30pm on school days. We also provide one-on-one tutoring in Math and Reading for K-12 students.
Our curriculum entails: research-based computer-assisted learning programs which are tailored to meet the Sunshine States Standards and fun and educational activities. All tutors are screened and qualified to teach respective subjects taught.
Call us today at 954-358-0625!
FREE TUTORING for 2012/2013
School Year - Broward County
Enrollment forms for FREE TUTORING are now available at eligible schools. Each eligible child should have received an SES Enrollment Form. The forms lists each eligible provider within Broward County. As contracts are still pending, it is wise to list a second or third choice. PS Youth is in the process of being approved through Broward County; we expect no details, as we have met all the requirements.
We look forward to serving you and your child during the next school year. Our services are primarily one and one or small group (where possible). We strive to provide the most flexible and efficient services to the students and families we serve!
Thank you so much for trusting PS Youth to make a positive difference in your child's academic career.
Please help us to sustain our services by referring another parent/guardian in need to the valuable services offered at PS Youth!
PS Youth is seeking youth volunteers!!
Are you a high school student (preferrably 11th or 12th grader) with good grades and great moral standing? Do you want to help younger students to excel? Earn 40 hours or more of community service hours with PS Youth - while benefitting from services such as: college preparation, career development/leadership academy, academic assistance, peer counseling, and much more!
Contact PS Youth for more information about volunteer opportunities!
PS Youth is seeking additional tutors. Tutors must hold at least a Bachelor's degree, experience working with children of diverse populations preferred. Tutors must be computer literate and versed in the subject they will be teaching. Tutoring assignments may range from kindergarten to 12th grade. PS Youth provides individual tutoring (one-on-one) and small group tutoring (4 or less students per tutor). Duties require flexibility (evenings and weekends required) and may also involve some travel. All employees/tutors must pass a Level 2 background check before working for PS Youth.
Please email resume to: email@example.com!
Attention: Paula Scott
Thank you for your interest!
Reminder to PS Youth Parents/Students:
In emergency situations, PS Youth abides by the guidance of the School Board of Broward County. Therefore, any School Board-issued notices regarding County-wide closures/evacuations will also apply to the operations of PS Youth.
We hope this does not pose any inconvenience.
Please be safe and prepared!
2012/2013 SES Approval!!
For the 5th consecutive year, PS Youth has successfully become a provider of SES (free tutoring) services with Florida Department of Education. PS Youth is overjoyed and honored to serve the students of Broward County for another school year. We will soon post further updates regarding eligibility and application for free tutoring during the upcoming school year. A special "Thank You" to all our parents who provided us with a rating of "EXCELLENT" for each year we have provided services. Also, a special "Thank you" to the staff of The School Board of Broward County's Title One Department. PS Youth appreciates all that you do to assist us in assuring that we are well-equipped to provide the best services to the students and families we serve.
We look forward to another successful school year!
Reminders for Parents/Guardians:
UPDATE FOR BROWARD
The enrollment forms for free tutoring are finally at the schools. A few students brought home their forms today (Friday, September 21, 2012) -- please check with your child for the forms and if not received, please inquire with your child's individual school. Be mindful that the schools received the forms today, so please give them until Monday for backpack distribution to all eligible students. *Remember, your child may be eligible if they received a Level 1 or 2 on the 2011-2012 FCAT and currently attend a Title One School. If you are not sure about eligibility, please call PS Youth for guidance: 954-358-0625.
We Are Expanding Our Services
PS Youth is pleased to announce that we will be making more of an effort to provide more services to teens in the community.
Some of such services include:
We Have Moved!
Thank you so much for your patience and support. PS Youth has successfully transitioned into our new space, 4103-4105 North State Road 7. This space (located just two bays from our previous location) allows us to serve our students much more efficiently.
We will soon announce a grand-opening for current and prospective families of PS Youth to tour our new facility!
Thank you again for your support!
Title 1 Schools
The list of schools that qualify for SES (Free) tutoring is now available. PS Youth is a Florida Department of Education-approved provider for the 2011-2012 school year. We specialize in one-on-one tutoring in Math and Reading. We strive to provide the most effective and flexible services to the students and families we serve. Please contact us to find out how to determine if your child is eligible for free tutoring,
PS Youth has received a rating of EXCELLENT from the Florida Department of Education for services provided during the 2010-2011 school year. We take great pride in this rating and look forward to another successful school year.
PS Youth was recognized by the Early Learning Coalition (ELC) for Provider Appreciation Day!
PS Youth recently re-entered into a contract with Family Central. We are again an approved Family Central Provider. Children of low-income families may be eligible for after-school and tutoring services, paid for by Family Central.
Please contact us for more information.
SES (Free) TUTORING
PS Youth has again been approved by Florida Department of Education to provide SES (Supplemental Educational Services) to students of Broward County. Please consider us to help your child during the 2010-2011 school year. Call for more information. 954-358-0625. We specialize in effective and essential one-on-one and small-group instruction and strive to be flexible in order to best meet your needs.
The next official Board meeting will be held in February, 2013.
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