SBU Pre-Academy Program

South Bronx United's Pre-Academy Program is for boys and girls, ages 8-11 (Grades 3-5), who have are committed to developing as players and growing as individuals. Participants learn to compete on travel teams, training two times per week and competitive matches on the weekends during the season. Additionally, participants and parents are expected to attend two educational workshops per year (October and February) and only family night (January). Participants receive support through the middle school application process. Families are encouraged to take advantage of resources from SBU's educational, social work, and immigration staff.

SBU Pre-Academy participants and families are encouraged to join The SBU Academy program the year they are eligible, based grade (6th grade) or soccer age group (Under-12).

The SBU Pre-Academy Program Age groups for 2020-2021 are:

  Year of Birth
Boys U10 2011 & 2012
Boys U11 2010
Girls U11 2010, 2011, & 2012