Due to neighborhood water main maintenance, the JCC Peck Aquatic Center, locker room showers, and water service within the Soref Wellness Wing will be unavailable on TUESDAY, JULY 22.  We apologize for any inconvenience this causes our members and guests.

STARS (Students That Are Really Special)


Shining STARS (Students That Are Really Special)

Students with special needs deserve special programs and at the JCC, we’re committed to offering a support system as well as ongoing programming for the STARS in our community.

STARS Family Resource Center is a clearinghouse for families with special needs. Here parent can get guidance to help them navigate their child’s academic, behavioral and social experiences.

Sunday STARS is a monthly program featuring a fun activity like ga-ga, yoga and games, just to name a few. Students with special needs are individually matched with teenage community volunteers who are committed to bonding with the special needs student and forming a friendship as they get together at these ongoing events. Supervised by the JCC’s professional, highly trained and experienced staff, the STARS are fully integrated into a program that allows them to socialize, interact and have fun with an engaged group of volunteer teens.

STARS Tutoring Center-an ongoing program where STARS can regularly meet with a member of our Special Education staff for extra help in all academic areas. 

For more information about the STARS programs contact Jody Margolis, Special Needs Coordinator at 414-967-8206.

UPCOMING PROGRAMS COMING SOON!

If you have questions, contact Jody Margolis, Special Needs Coordinator at the JCC at 414-967-8206.