Shore Corps Summer Internship

Shore Corps is a service learning program for high school students focused on environmental stewardship and community development. The program serves as a platform for teens to demonstrate leadership skills and inspire other young people in their community.


Environmentor Internship

an intensive science research mentoring program for high school students focused on research along Jamaica Bay and the Rockaway shoreline.


Urban Planning: After School

Through the Urban Planning After School Program, Middle/High School Students work on creating sustainable solutions for future developments in the Rockaways by working with community members, government agencies and professionals in the field of planning, technology and science related fields.


Community Stewardship Days

These weekend events bring together people from various schools, community groups and environmental organizations who want to make a difference in their community through clean ups, plantings and environmental workshops to learn more about the natural environment of the Rockaway Peninsula.


Living Classroom Workshops

Sign up now for Spring Living Classroom Workshops!!

Working with scientists, naturalists and environmental leaders, this program challenges students to think about their waterfront backyard as living, breathing eco-system that they can learn from. 


AQUA 101 Summer Program

Aqua 101 is an environmental stewardship and water sports recreational summer program for local youth ages 11-14. The program will meet during two separate 5-day sessions this Summer.

Session 1: July 20th through July 24th, 2015
Session 2: July 27th through July 31st, 2015


Success Stories:

Meet Jadel

In 2007, Jadel participated in her first RWA program as a 7th grader at PS43. Through high school she has been a valuable contributor to our ongoing efforts and today she continues to work with us as a practicing intern while she attends college. Hear more about Jadel's story.