YDO works closely and collaboratively with dozens of partner organizations to offer our students the very best educational experiences.

Phillips Academy Andover

Seeking students of intelligence & integrity from diverse backgrounds - Est. 1778

We Partner on empowering PA students to design & teach afterschool enrichment programs serving YDO Kids in grades 3-5.

Lawrence Public Schools

Seeking to provide students with a rich, high-quality education that mirrors the suburban experience and closes the achievement gap

We Partner on providing students in Lawrence with out-of-school enrichment that builds success independent of socioeconomic status.

MIT Interactive Robotics

Developing innovative methods for enabling fluid human-robot collaboration

We Partner on providing advanced robotics learning opportunities from PhD students to YDO's high school STEM Kids.


Fostering excitement, confidence and literacy in STEM for girls from underrepresented communities by providing free, experiential programs

We Partner on providing Lawrence girls in grades 3-8 with project-based science programs in an environment made by our high-school Junior Mentors


Working to better connect education to industry and community, Youth CITIES exposes young people to the mindset & principles of entrepreneurship

We Partner on recruiting Lawrence participants for a ten-week entrepreneurship bootcamp & pitch competition with students from all around Greater Boston.

Performing Project

Producing a ten-day musical theatre bootcamp to build the skills of children and spread the love of theatre in Lawrence

We Partner on recruiting motivated students and providing a citywide musical theatre program culminating in a full-length youth production.