Casino Road Youth Development Center

Community Celebration

September 29 | 5:30-7 pm

Your generosity and support help us serve kids and families on Casino Road. Please join us to hear stories of impact, celebrate successes, and learn about our future. Light appetizers will be served. Program begins at 5:45 pm. RSVP by September 15 to Merrie Babazadeh at 425 493 2424

Programs at Casino Road

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Minority Achievers Program
Middle School, grades 6th-8th:

Voyager Middle School

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday,
Afternoons, 3-5 pm

Casino Road Youth Development Center
Serving Explorer MS, Olympic View MS, Evergreen MS

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
Afternoons, 3:30-5 pm

High School, grades 9th-12th:

Mariner High School

Thursday and Fridays
Afternoons, 2-4 pm

Casino Road Youth Development Center
Serving Mariner HS, Aces HS, Kamiak HS, Cascade HS

Monday and Fridays
Afternoons, 2-4 pm



The Mukilteo YMCA is partnering with the Seattle Goodwill to offer 7 weeks of English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL).  Goodwill’s class will build confidence in everyday situations, improve consumer skills, and prepare students for employment or educational programs. Class sizes will be kept small with no more than 16 participants to a class. 

To register, come to the CRYDC to complete an application and take a placement test.


This class is designed for adults who want to gain basic conversational English skills in a relaxing and friendly class.   All skill levels are welcome. Program is led by YMCA instructors and will be taught entirely in English. To register, please show-up 10 minutes before the start of a class.

For details on upcoming sessions, click here.

GED Preparatory Class

Mondays & Wednesdays, 9-10:30 am

Check with YMCA staff for class beginning and end dates.

The YMCA offers preparatory GED classes for individuals who did not complete the high school requirement for high school graduation but would like to earn their high school equivalency.  These workshops will cover writing, social studies, and science to help students prepare taking the comprehensive GED. You'll learn what steps you'll need to take and pass a complete GED. Tutoring is provided.

Please contact Alex Costumbrado for more information at 425 493 2435

Conversational English Class

Wednesdays & Thursdays, 6:30-8 pm

Contact Alex Costumbrado with any questions at 425 493 2435

Schools Near the CRYDC

CRYDC Newsletter


Children's Village

14 East Casino Road
Everett WA 98204

425 512 8050

School Days:
3:30-6:30 pm
Non-School Days:
12:30-5 pm

Weekends: 11 am-4 pm*

*during the school year only

All youth welcome. No Y Membership Required.

The Numbers


Casino Road Scholars increased their GPA through daily academic support at Horizon Elementary


Casino Road youth learned to swim through low-cost outreach swim lessons at the Mukilteo YMCA


New immigrants participated in our English for Speakers of Other Languages classes in the past 12 months


Graduates in the YMCA's new GED class for recent immigrants, in partnership with Sylvan Learning Center


Average number of children cared for by YMCA staff and volunteers each week while their parents prepared for the GED


MAP students participated in after-school activities during the 2013-2014 school year


MAP Participants agree "MAP helped me be on track for higher education"


MAP Participants agree "MAP helped me improve my grades in school"


MAP Participants agree “YMCA staff really care about me”