Breakthrough Youth Network

The Breakthrough Youth Network offers the children, youth and young adults of East Garfield Park a wide variety of programs in sports, arts, academics and spiritual development; and surrounds them with a diverse network of caring adults to support their growth and expand their opportunities.

BYN Programs

Beginners (Pre-School)

Ages 2-5

Equipping students with the education and skills necessary for success in kindergarten and beyond

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Nettie Bailey Student Achievement Program (NBSAP)

Grade K-8

Year-round academic programs for youth including literacy enrichment, high school preparation, science, math, and technology

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London Johnson Arts & Technology Academy (LJATA)

Age 6+

State-of-the-art and engaging approach to STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Math) education

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Sports & Fitness Academy

Ages 6-18

Hosting sports and fitness offerings for youth that encourage healthy lifestyles

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High School Programs

Ages 14-18

Expanding college access and employment opportunities for high school students

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3219 W Carroll Ave

Monday-Friday, 7am-10pmSaturday, 9am-4pmSunday: Closed