Youth Association for Academics,
Athletics and Character Education


Academic Programs

Weekend Academy

THON MAKER’s Weekend Academy falls under the academic intervention phase of our social inclusion framework. The Weekend Academy seeks to provide alternative academic support for students from communities who perennially fall below the provincial standard. The initiative is a proactive…

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Summer Institute

PLEASE CHECK BACK FOR SUMMER INSTITUTE 2018. The Summer Institute (S.I.) represents Y.A.A.A.C.E’s continued commitment to actively engage children and youth by providing them with rich educational and social experiences. Our camp accommodates students from Junior Kindergarten to Grade 8.…

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March Break Camp

PLEASE CHECK BACK FOR MARCH BREAK CAMP 2018. The camp is made possible with the support of our sponsors: The Toronto Police Services, Canadian Tire Jumpstart, TDSB Focus on Youth, and the Laidlaw Foundation. The camp accommodates participants’ from Kindergarten…

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Grassroot Athletic Programs

CDA – Small Ball League

Canadian Development Academy (CDA) – Small Ball Basketball League The CDA is consistent with YAAACE’s mandate of providing quality, affordable and accessible programming for children and youth. Through our grassroots developmental programs – Small Ball (Kindergarten to Grade 2) the…

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CDA – D Basketball League

The Canadian Development Academy (CDA) is consistent with YAAACE’s mandate of providing quality, affordable and accessible programming for children and youth.  Through our grassroots developmental programs – Developmental League (Grades 3-5 and Grades 6-8) the CDA in partnership with YAAACE…

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Baby Jays
Summer 30 Jul 2014

The Youth Association for Academics Athletics and Character Education (YAAACE), in association with The Michael “Pinball” Clemons Foundation (MPCF), has launched a year round comprehensive baseball program – “Baby Jays”.  “Baby Jays” is a program designed for children and youth…

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Arts & Expanded Opportunities

We Tunes
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The “We Tunes” music program is designed to assist the individual student in learning to play the piano, the guitar and in developing their vocals. Students will develop themselves musically and will engage in augmenting their musical Intelligence. Researchers at…

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