9 Exciting Afterschool Activities to Keep Teens Engaged

Welcome, Jacksonville teens! Are you searching for afterschool activities that are not only fun but also enriching and engaging? Look no further! CIS Jax has compiled a list of 9 exciting after school activities to keep teens like you entertained, stimulated, and involved in Jacksonville, Florida. There’s something for every interest and passion, from outdoor adventures to academic pursuits. Let’s dive into the world of after school activities for teens and discover the possibilities!

1. Outdoor Adventures

Embrace the great outdoors! Join us as we explore Jacksonville’s scenic parks, where you can explore nature trails, spot local wildlife, and soak in the beauty of the Florida landscape. Our outdoor adventures provide thrills and excitement while promoting teamwork, leadership, and environmental stewardship.

2. Sports and Fitness

Stay active and healthy! Whether you’re a seasoned athlete or just looking to stay in shape, we offer a variety of sports and fitness activities to suit your interests and skill level. Join us and compete against other teens in friendly matches and tournaments.

3. Academic Enrichment

Expand your mind and sharpen your skills with our academic enrichment programs! Our tutoring services and study groups provide personalized support and guidance to help you excel in school and beyond. Whether you need help with homework, test prep, or college applications, our experienced tutors are here to help you reach your academic goals.

4. Leadership Development

Unlock your leadership potential! Whether you’re a natural-born leader or looking to develop your leadership skills, we offer opportunities for personal growth and development that will prepare you for success in school, college, and beyond. Join us and learn effective communication, teamwork, and problem-solving skills. Plus, our community service projects and volunteer opportunities allow you to impact your community while gaining valuable leadership experience positively.

5. Creative Expression

Unleash your creativity and express yourself through the arts! With opportunities for singing, dancing, acting, and more, our creative expression programs provide a supportive and inclusive environment where you can explore your passions and develop your talents. Our art workshops and craft classes offer opportunities for hands-on creativity and self-expression in various mediums.

6. Community Service

Make a difference in your community! Join us for volunteer projects and service-learning opportunities that allow you to give back and make a positive impact in Jacksonville. Our community service programs promote empathy, compassion, and civic engagement while instilling a sense of responsibility and pride in your community.

7. Career Exploration

Discover your passions and explore future career paths! Whether you’re interested in healthcare, technology, business, or the arts, we offer workshops that provide valuable insights and experience in various industries. Join us for career fairs, networking events, and informational sessions with professionals in your field of interest. Our resume-building and job readiness workshops prepare you for success in the job market and beyond.

8. Financial Literacy

Learn valuable money management skills with our financial literacy programs! Our workshops and seminars cover budgeting, saving, investing, and credit management, providing the knowledge and tools you need to make informed financial decisions and achieve your goals. Whether saving for college, planning for the future, or starting your own business, our financial literacy programs empower you to take control of your financial future and build a solid foundation for success.

9. Health and Wellness

Prioritize your physical and mental well-being! Our workshops and classes teach you how to make healthy food choices and prepare nutritious meals that fuel your body and mind. With a focus on holistic wellness, our health and wellness programs empower you to live a balanced and fulfilling life while promoting self-care and self-love.


Q: How do I sign up for after school activities at CIS Jax?

Signing up for after school activities at CIS Jax is easy. Simply visit our website or contact our office to learn more about the activities we offer and how to enroll.

Q: Can I participate in multiple after-school activities?

Absolutely! We encourage teens to explore their interests and try out different activities. Many of our after school programs offer flexible schedules that allow teens to participate in multiple activities throughout the week.

Q: Are transportation services provided for after-school activities?

Transportation services may be available for certain after school programs and activities, depending on the location and schedule. Please inquire with our office for more information about transportation options.


Get ready for an exciting after school experience with CIS Jax’s engaging and educational activities for teens. Whether you’re interested in outdoor adventures, sports and fitness, academic enrichment, leadership development, creative expression, community service, career exploration, financial literacy, or health and wellness, there’s something for everyone to enjoy right here in Jacksonville, Florida. Join us as we embark on new adventures, make lifelong memories, and discover our passions and potential. Don’t miss out on the fun—enroll in our after school programs today and let the excitement begin.