Underhill ID After School Enrichment

Please take a look at these engaging afterschool opportunities. Your child does not need to be enrolled in the Y’s afterschool program to enroll in these activities.

All classes are open to students at UID and UCS. UCS students will ride bus afterschool to UID. Parent pick up is at UID. There is no late bus back to UCS.

Reach out to Katelyn Irwin, the Y’s Youth Development Coordinator, at 652-8153 if you would like to learn about potential financial assistance.

Please pack a healthy snack for your child that is attending an afterschool enrichment.

Vet Club

Do you love animals? Join Katelyn Irwin for a fun afterschool program where we will explore the basic needs of our furry friends, the different way animals communicate, and other roles Veterinarians have in their communities.

When: Mondays, March 25-April 15, 2:35-4:00pm

Grades: K– 4th

Where: Art Room

Cost: $60, Y kids $30




American Sign Language

Our program is a 1-hour instructional class where students will learns signs such as family, food, and colors. Students will learn vocabulary for everyday conversations in a fun setting through songs, games, and repetition! No experience necessary.

When: Thursdays, March 28-April 18, 2:35-3:35pm

Grades: K-4

Where: Art Room

Cost: $100, Y Kids $50





MePower Afterschool Enrichment for 4th Graders

Authentic: knowing your strengths, talents, beliefs, values, your true self this is your Me Power. Confident: acting on your Me Power and being who you really are. In this afterschool enrichment program, students will use art, music, skits and “real” plays for fun and meaningful learning which will be immediately transferable to their lives at school and in the neighborhood. Participants will learn what Me Power is, the power of “Cool”, what it means for each of them to “Be You, Be Real, Be Your True Self”

Age: For 4th grade students at Jericho Elementary, Underhill ID, and Underhill Central

When: Thursdays, March 28-May 24 (no class on April 25), 2:55-4:00pm

Where: Browns River Middle School Guidance Room

Cost: FREE

*Students bussed to UID. All students will walk together from UID to BRMS with a Y staff-member.




Cheer Team

Cheer and tumble!! Dance!! Great team experience!! No Stunting!! Get Strong!!
Welcome Spring! This session we’ll perform at sports events at St. Michael’s College, at the Burlington Waterfront for Kid’s Day and other great events! Lots of community building and team bonding! All events are family friendly and fun for all!

This exciting program stresses fun, self-awareness and community involvement! What can your body DO? How strong can we get? Participants in Cheer Team will learn dance, poise, arm motions, jumps, chants, cheers and some mat skills, all using 8-counts. Learn or perfect moves such as cartwheels/roundoffs, and work on flexibility! You will also learn teamwork, play games, and form groups to develop cheers and dances!  Practice is weekly. All moves are appropriate, and cheers/dances are sharp looking, yet easy to learn.

Outreach to others is an important part of our work, and we often perform for seniors and charity events. Do you have an idea for an event? Let us know!!

Uniforms can be purchased at a discount IF DESIRED for about $54 for the skirt, shell and bow. All kids will need black shirts/shorts, white socks/sneakers.  These can also be purchased with uniform packages with our discount pricing.

Ages: Cheer team is open to children in surrounding towns, 5-11 years old

When: Thursdays, April 4-June 6

Time: 6:15-7:30pm

Where: Founders Memorial School at the gym in Essex

Cost: $110

Would you like to try Cheer Team but don’t want to commit? Visit a class

Questions: Contact instructor, Ila at 802-233-6862

Pom-Poms are available for use during the games and events for those that need. Price of class includes ALL events! There will be a team banquet at the end of the session. Visit GymKids Academy, Inc. on Facebook to see videos and picture or to say hi.



Pomerleau Family Y
266 College Street
Burlington, VT 05401
802 862 9622 (YMCA)

Camp Abnaki
1252 Abnaki Road
North Hero, VT
802 372 9622 (YMCA)

Additional Program Sites
in Vermont

Addison, Franklin, Grand Isle, Washington and Chittenden Counties