Living Classroom Workshops

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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. 


 

SALT SUMMER Science Camp

This program is a STEM science camp for high school students interested in being outdoors, learning about science and STEM related fields.  


 

AQUA 101 Summer Program

Aqua 101 is a summer youth day camp program for students 9-13 focused on environmental stewardship and water sports recreation to promote the health, safety and well being of local youth and the natural environment of the Rockaway Peninsula.


 

Environmentor Internship

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


 

Community Stewardship Days

Volunteer community 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.


 

Shore Corps Program

Shore Corps is a service learning program for high school students focused on environmental stewardship and community development.


 

Exercise Classes at RISE

RWA is working with various community groups and local professionals to offer exercise classes at RISE for local residents. Our classes include the following: more>


 

Success Stories:

Meet Jadel

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 Hunter College. Hear more about Jadel's story.