Q: My child attends a private/charter/homeschooled school. Will they be able to participate in Y-GIG?
A: Yes. Y-GIG extends enrollment to any middle school-aged student who resides or attends a Wilson, North Carolina school.
However, private, charter or homeschooled students must assume responsibility for transportation to and from Y-GIG.
Q: My child has other obligations after school. Will they still be able to attend Y-GIG on the days they have no obligations?
A: Yes. Y-GIG offers full-time and part-time enrollment for all of our families. With part-time enrollment, families can opt to
sign up for individual programs at $20 per program.
Q: I am unable to transport my children to Y-GIG. Will there be transportation provided?
A: Students in Wilson County Public Schools will have on-site transportation. However, private, charter and homeschooled
students must provide transportation.
Q: What are the programming fees for families wanting to enroll in Y-GIG?
A: Y-GIG provides a sliding scale to support families with more than one child attending and meet their income needs.
Q: What are the hours of operation?
A: Y-GIG operates Monday through Friday from 3:30 p.m. - 6:00/6:30 p.m.
Q: What are the areas of programming that my child can choose from?
A: Y-GIG offers programming in the following areas: academics, arts and humanities, college and career, health and wellness,
and STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math).
Q: Will there be programming on teacher workdays?
A: Y-GIG follows the Wilson County Public Schools calendar, so our programming will operate when students are in school.
Q: Will my child have tutoring opportunities?
A: Y-GIG will have an option to have academic support through programming, but Y-GIG does not offer 1-on-1 tutoring sessions.