Y Kids Academy

Opening in Preschool!

We have an opening in the Preschool 4 1/2-6 year old Monday & Wednesday 1:00PM-3:00PM class! Please contact Ashley Vranick for more information.
avranick@bcfymca.org  |  724.452.9122 x217

Meet our Preschool Teacher:

Ms. Emily has been one of our Creative Kids instructors for the last two years and is thrilled to make the leap again to teaching in the preschool classroom.  Ms. Emily has a bachelor’s degree in child development and has taught immersive English to grade schoolers in China as well as served as a preschool board member for five years.  She has a passion for teaching music and art, and is the mother of four grade school children, with whom she enjoys reading, biking, swimming and all things Harry Potter.



2018-2019 Important Dates

  • November 21-26: Thanksgiving Break, No School
  • December 19: Christmas Party Mon./Wed. classes
  • December 20: Christmas Party Tues./Thurs. classes
  • December 24 – January 1: Christmas Break, No School
  • January 18: No School
  • January 21: No School
  • February 18: No School
  • April 16: Easter egg hunt Tues./Thurs. classes
  • April 17: Easter egg hunt Mon./Wed. classes
  • April 18 – April 23: Easter Break, No School
  • May 22: Class Picnic Last Day of Mon./Wed. classes
  • May 23: Class Picnic Last Day of Tues./Thurs. classes

Extended Preschool Program

Give your child the opportunity to extend their preschool day! Children will have time to play on the indoor playground or outside in the field, as well as participate in preschool programs ranging from swim lessons, bitty sports, art classes or even cooking classes! Schedule will change on a monthly basis

Extended Program meets twice per week, depending on child’s preschool day.
Mon. & Wed. 11:00AM-1:00PM or Tues. & Thurs. 11:00AM-1:00PM

Schedule of Activities:

  • November: Gym Jamboree & Creative Kids
  • December: Kids Can Cook! & Creative Kids
  • January: Swim Lessons & Creative Kids
  • February: Little Champs Basketball & Creative Kids
  • March: Gym Jamboree & Creative Kids
  • April: Kids Can Cook! & Creative Kids


Required monthly and is available the 15th-30th/31st of the prior month, in-house only. Cost: $75 per month*, due at time of registration (*in addition to monthly tuition).


Please contact Ashley Vranick, Youth & Family Director:
avranick@bcfymca.org  |  724.452.9122 x217