Teen Programs

"SCFG has influenced my life tremendously. I have gained leadership skills by working everyday with the girls and teaching them." — Amalia

Teen Programs

Career Exploration, Leadership, & Life Skills (C.E.L.L.S.) is the youth development umbrella that houses a palette of semi-sequenced science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) and leadership programs. Girls try on different STEM-related identities and are given the space to explore their own development through multiple pathways. To see the schedule and locations for our various teen programs, visit the Teen Sites tab of our locations page.

  • Junior Mentors. Grades 8-12
  • Challenge Teams. Grades 8-12
  • Internships. Grades 10-12
  • Sister Circles
  • Young Leaders in STEM Summer Program

New Junior Mentors: Apply for Spring 2017!

If your daughter would like to participate in a Teen Program as a Junior Mentor for the spring 2017 Science Club semester, and was not enrolled in fall 2016, or would like to apply for a different location, please complete and submit this form. The priority application deadline is Thursday, January 12; applications received after this deadline will be processed on a rolling basis. Acceptance decisions will be emailed to families in mid January. The spring 2017 Junior Mentor session will begin with a mandatory training for all new Junior Mentors on Saturday, January 28. Junior Mentors will serve at Science Club sites beginning the week of January 30 and ending the week of April 24.


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For more information on our programs for girls in grades K-5, please visit the K-5 Programs page.