The Duxbury Student Union is non-profit organization serving young people in Duxbury. Independent from the Town and Schools, we provide innovative and impactful programming for all Duxbury youth through a variety of After School Programs and Special Events. Our mission is to provide youth with big world opportunities with a focus is on the whole child, providing a safe, supervised environment with a culture of respect and accountability. Through all of our programs we emphasize the importance of healthy choices, ranging from appropriate technology use, nutrition, evaluating risks and consequences, healthy relationships with peers and adults. We strongly encourage development of academic skills including organization and managing schedules, putting youth in charge of their own success influencing harmony at home.
Now entering our ninth year of operation, we enjoy a vibrant youth community with significant focus on leadership and volunteerism, encouraging young people to advocate and share their skills and talents starting in kindergarten all the way through college.
The DSUA is a 501c3 non-profit organization, Tax ID # 20-0075397; all donations are 100% tax-deductible.
Located in the historic Wright Building in the center of the school campus, the DSUA operates independently from the Town of Duxbury and the Duxbury Public Schools.
All funding for the DSUA mission programs serving all Duxbury youth come from community donors, grants, programs and event fees. After School Programs are 100% self-funded, supported by participant fees.
Offered Monday through Friday with convenient options for grades 3 – 8. All programs featured focused homework time and study strategies with tutoring assistance.