Teens, Grades 6-12

The JCC offers a variety of opportunities for Teens to come together to socialize, learn, participate in recreational programs including basketball, tennis, swimming, and more - all in a safe and fun environment that they can call their own! The JCC's Youth Lounge, equipped specifically with teens in mind, is your place to hang with other teens away from parents and younger siblings. Located on the Upper Level of the J, the Youth Lounge is open M-F from 3:30-6pm.


Youth Lounge
High School students who are members of the JCC can visit the Youth Lounge, located on the Upper Level of the Campus, when they scan their member card at the Central Information Desk. The Youth Lounge is open Monday through Friday 3pm to 6pm. Available activities include Foosball and Ping Pong tables, a Wii console, two X-Boxes, a computer lab, and four flat screen TVs. There is also ample space to work on homework and hang out with your JCC friends. Contact Elie Allen at 210-302-6869 for more information about this JCC Member exclusive benefit!
Youth Lounge Grades 5-8
JCC Members who are in grades 5 through 8 are eligible to sign up for the JCC's Kids Club After School program. This program provides students an opportunity to complete homework, spend time with friends, play games, and more. Find out more about Kids Club or sign up today!
BBYO San Antonio
BBYO offers Jewish high school students the opportunity to build leadership skills, develop social connections, and camaraderie. There are local chapters for both high school boys and girls.  
JCC Maccabi Games® and ArtsFest® 
The JCC Maccabi Games® is open to Jewish teens ages 13-16 as of July 31 during the Games year. Participants take part in a week-long experience, during which they have the opportunity to meet other Jewish teens from around the country and world.   
If you're interested in earning community service hours, J-Serve is for you! Join other Jewish teens in grades 7-12 as they spend one day working to improve the San Antonio community, all while hanging out and building relationships. 
STARZ Youth Performance Troupe
If you are in grades 5 through 12 and you have a flair for the dramatic, love to be center stage, or yearn for the lights of Broadway, the JCC's STARZ Youth Performance Troupe is perfect for you!
Youth Sports Leagues 
The JCC offers teens opportunities to stay active, compete, and hang out with friends with  Sports Leagues, including basketball, tennis, and more!  
Summer J-Camp CIT
Are you a teen entering grades 9 or 10 in the fall 2018? Want to spend your summer break learning valuable leadership skills that could eventually land you a job as a JCC Summer J-Camp Counselor? If you are interested in becoming a Counselor in Training (CIT), contact Elie Allen at 210-302-6869. More information about Summer J-Camp will become available at a later date.