of Greater Santa Barbara

The Girls Inc. Teen Program, offered year round, builds leadership and healthy relationship skills through project-based learning, advocacy, and community service, while creating a safe, inclusive environment that fosters a sisterhood of support to help teens meet the unique challenges they face. The Teen Center, located at our Goleta Valley campus, houses meeting space, a homework room, a full kitchen, garden, and outdoor space just for teens. After-school and summer programs for girls in grades 7-12 help teens learn how to be effective voices in their community and how to stay on track academically to plan for their educational and career futures beyond high school. Programming focuses on exploration and exposure to a variety of career paths including the STEM fields and other fields where women are underrepresented. Enrollment is ongoing. Transportation is provided after school to the Goleta Valley center during the school year. We also offer onsite teen after-school programming at Santa Barbara Junior High School. Santa Barbara Junior High School Program Flyer

Summer Program
Session 1: July 6-july 24, 8 am-3 pm
Session 2: July 27-August 14, 8 AM-3 PM
Enhanced health and safety protocols
UPDATE 5/25/20:
Girls Inc. is planning to offer a modified in-person teen summer program at its Goleta Valley Center only. Families may register for one 3-week session. Space is limited to accommodate enhanced health and safety protocols. Priority registration will be given to families who registered pre-pandemic and during the pandemic. Additional program details below. Download and complete the registration packet (under “registration” tab below), then email your completed packet to info@girlsincsb.org. Please include “Summer Program Registration” in your email subject line.
Girls Inc. will confirm your enrollment status with you by June 5.
In the event an in-person program cannot take place, Girls Inc. will have a virtual summer option available. Thank you!

2020 Summer Program

Goleta Valley Teen Center

Session 1: July 6-July 24

Session 2: July 27-August 14

M-F 8 AM-3 PM

We regret we are unable to offer an extended day option during COVID-19.

Grades 7-12

Teens will need to provide their own lunch each day. Snacks will be provided.

Teen After-School Program

Begins the first day of school

School release to 6 PM

Grades 7-12

Part-time (2 days or less per week)

Full-time (3 days or more per week)

2020 Calendar / Calendario 2020 

Girls Inc. offers an after-school program on the Santa Barbara Junior High School campus for 7th-8th grade girls, Monday-Thursday, 2:30-5PM.

Cost is $40 per girl, per month.

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Registration Forms

For additional information and to register, contact Brenda Mendoza Alamo, Teen Programs Director, (805) 967-0319.

2020 Summer Program

Registration Fee: $35 / teen

$100 / week or $300 / session

Session 1 fees due in full by June 19

Session 2 fees due in full by July 10

Girls Inc. offers a 10% sibling discount and financial assistance for qualifying families.

After-School Program

Full-time: $60/week

Part-time: $35/week

 

2020 Summer Program

Summer 2020 Registration Packet / Paquete de Registración Para el Verano

Please email your completed registration packet to info@girlsincsb.org with “Summer Program Registration” in the subject line.

After School Program

After-School Registration Packet  /  Paquete de Registración Para Programa Después de Escuela

If I hadn’t come to Girls Inc., I think I would be one of those girls in school who wouldn’t try their hardest and would give up after high school. Girls Inc. has helped me become a different person because they have pushed me to go to college. Now I want to go to college and with my leadership skills I can also help others pursue their dreams.

Mia, age 12

PROGRAM UPDATE: Our summer program for girls and teens ages TK-18 will be held at the Goleta Valley Center. Session 1: July 6-24 and Session 2: July 27-August 14. Our Santa Barbara Center will remain closed for maintenance. Gymnastics camp will not be offered this summer. Parents who would like assistance with the registration process may stop by to the Goleta Center, 4973 Hollister Ave., Mon. - Fri. this week, 10 AM-6 PM, for help.

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