Youth Advantage is a local nonprofit organization that provides access to arts, athletics, and educational-enrichment
If your child receives (or financially qualifies to receive but is not currently participating in) free or reduced-fee lunch, or if your family has experienced a recent financial hardship, your child may qualify for Youth Advantage's services. Learn more at youthadvantage.org or call 651-342-1266.
Fill out the Educational Benefits Form (Free & Reduced Meal Application).
Students who apply and qualify receive:
- Reduced fees to participate on school teams or clubs (does not apply to summer Pony Strength Training). If you qualify for reduced meals, the fee is 50%. If you qualify for free meals the fee is $25. Fees are automatically reduced in SmartSchoolK12.
- Free or reduced costs to rent musical instruments or purchase equipment or supplies needed for activities or sports.
- Many more benefits!
Families MUST fill out a new application for benefits at the beginning of each school year or benefits will expire! Applications will be processed beginning in August.