OUR COVID-19 RESPONSE

StreetSquash is closed until further notice to help limit the spread of COVID-19. While our doors may be temporarily closed, please know that we have launched a comprehensive distance learning and support program for our participants. Our students’ well-being remains our top priority.

Click here to learn how we are adapting to COVID-19 from our executive director, and more about our comprehensive distance learning and support program for students.

Find helpful resources in our Family/Community Member Resource Guide. This guide includes resources related to distance learning, food access, mental health, financial aid, and more. We are updating the resource guide daily.

StreetSquash families – please fill out the StreetSquash Distance Learning Consent Form that our staff emailed to you. This consent form allows your students to participate in our distance learning platform, which includes tutoring, academic advising, squash drills, social hangouts, pro chats and workouts, CASAS virtual college tours, and more.

Please contact us at info@streetsquash.org with any questions or concerns. Stay healthy, and we look forward to seeing all of you soon.


OUR MISSION

StreetSquash’s mission is to provide consistent, long-term, and reliable support to the children, families, and schools in Harlem and Newark. By exposing students to a broad range of experiences and by maintaining the highest standards, StreetSquash helps all participants realize their academic, athletic, and personal potential.


OUR GOALS

– To improve academic performance among all participants.

– To ensure all participants graduate from high school, enroll in and complete a post-secondary program, and gain meaningful employment.

– To help all participants develop healthy habits as it relates to physical and mental well-being.

– To support ongoing personal and professional development among all participants.

– To provide intensive squash training and ongoing competitive opportunities for all participants.


OUR IMPACT

100%
OF STREETSQUASH PARTICIPANTS
GRADUATE FROM HIGH SCHOOL

37% higher than New York City and Newark Public Schools

97%
OF STREETSQUASH PARTICIPANTS
MATRICULATE TO COLLEGE OR ANOTHER POST-SECONDARY PROGRAM

49% higher than New York City and Newark Public Schools

68%
OF STREETSQUASH PARTICIPANTS
GRADUATE FROM
COLLEGE OR ANOTHER POST-SECONDARY PROGRAM

More than 4x the national average for students in the same demographic

FROM THE BLOG

StreetSquash Supports National Mentoring Movement With Mentoring Day
Who is your mentor? At StreetSquash, we are always working to help our students answer that question. Hopefully every one
Read more.
Newark Seniors Hit the Slopes for Final Class Trip
Our students may be used to the squash courts, but recently our Newark seniors traded in their racquets and tennis
Read more.
Alumni Round-Up: StreetSquash Graduates Take the World by Storm
From earning standing ovations to helping their college squash teams to victory, our alumni have been busy showcasing all that
Read more.

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